About Kuno Wildlife Sanctuary
Kuno Wildlife Sanctury which is alos known as Palpur - Kuno Wildlife Sanctuary is situated in Sheopur District of Madhya Pradesh , Kuno Wildlife Sanctury is located 140 Kms from Gwalior , Kuno Wildlife Sanctury has area of approx 345 square kilometres and a buffer area of 900 square kilometeres, kuno wildlife Sanctuary has many wild animlas including Wolves, Nilgai, Monkeys etc.
Proposed 2nd Home for Asiatic Lions
Kuno wild life Sanctuary is proposed as 2nd home for the Gir National park Lions. After supreme court directive, The Santuary is ready to receive Lions asap.
Now Lions are getting relocated from Gir National Park Gujrat.
Location of Kuno wildlife Sanctuary: This sanctuary is situated at Vijaypur and Sheopur tehsils in Sheopur district. It is 15 km. from the Sesaipura bus stand on Shivpuri-Sheopur road. It can be approached by bus or taxi from Sesaipura bus stand. It can also be approached from Pohari of district Shivpuri at the distance of 25 km. The sanctuary is situated in an isolated hill, sloping in all directions.