When you take the name of Sundarban, an image emerges in your mind which brings a glimpse of the wildlife between the green enlarged dense forests. The Sundarbans is also a major center of attraction for people from India but also from foreign countries because Sundarban is such a large natural area where you will see the abundance of many flora and fauna.
Today we are presenting interesting facts related to this Sundarbans in front of you.
1-The name Sundarban (Sundarban) is derived from the number of Sundari pardo found in the Sunderbans, and in the Bengali language, it was named Sundarban, using Shundor.
2-The history of the Sundarbans is believed to be around 200-300 AD, its evidence shows the remains found in Bagmara Forest Block.
3-When the Mughal rule had rented this forest, many criminals used to hide in the Sundarbans to escape the Mughal army, but most were not able to escape from Tiger’s war.
4-In 1757, East India Company took all rights of Sundarbans from Mughal Emperor Alamgir II. After this, after the establishment of forest department in Bengal after 1860, the British preserved the Sundarbans.
5-The main rivers falling in the Bay of Bengal, through the Sundarbans, are the Ganges, Brahmaputra, Padma, and Meghna.
6-The Sundarbans is spread over 10,000 sq km area, out of which 6000 sq km comes to Bangladesh. Out of this, 4110 sq km is coming from India.
7-On the basis of 2015 data, Sunderban has 180 tigers out of which 106 are in Bangladesh border and 74 are in the borders of India. Tiger attacks kill about 50 people every year.
8-In the Sunderban (Sundarban), a village is named after widow Village, where most of the family members have died due to the attack by Tiger.
9-The Sundarbans is the world’s largest Mangrove forest, meaning that this forest is always surrounded by swamps. It will be read about Mangrove in his childhood that the tree whose roots come out of the ground is called Mangrove tree.
10-Sundarban is the world’s largest delta. This delta also called the Bengal Delta or Green Delta, is made from the integration of both the Ganga and Brahmaputra rivers.
11-The evergreen Sundarbans has been included in the UNESCO World Heritage Site due to which its conservation is being done at a very large level.
12-The Sunderbans Royal is also home to the Bengal Tiger, where most of the Tigers live in the whole world. The responsibility of preserving this extinct species is now in the hands of the Sunderbans only.
13-This tropical delta is the largest area of tidal halophytic mangrove forest in the world, where you will find diverse vegetation.
14-In the Sunderbans’ vast delta, there is no group 5-6 but rather a small group of 54 small islands.
15-The only medium of transport in the Sundarbans is the boat because the person can not come out through the forest while it can easily get out of the way of water.
16-The Sunderbans Delta is the world’s widest, deepest and most active delta associated with the Bengal Basin, due to which there is variety in flora and fauna.
17-The Sunderbans has the largest Fishery Board in India, where Sunderban Development Board runs Fishery Project in the area of 50 hectares.
18-More than 50 species of mammals reside in the Sundarbans, including the Royal Bungalow Tiger, about 60 creeping species, 300 species of birds and over 300 species of vegetation.
19-Paradise is the same for the people who want the Sundarbans photography because different wildlife can be filmed along with scenes of this beautiful dense forest. Due to this, many companies making documentary have taken the diversity of this into their cameras and reached the whole world.
20-There is also a momentary danger in the Sunderbans. You will also find snakes and crocodiles which you have to avoid because they are not easily seen in dense jungle and can damage you. Therefore, you should stay close to the coast.
Sunderban wildlife is a beautiful wildlife in India and it is so dangerous of its wild animals such as the Royal Bengal Tiger. Sunderban is the most visited site by the tourist who is come to India and take a befit to see greenery and forest life. If you like my article then please like share and comment on it.
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