The Rally on the Wheels was organized under Bharat Ka Amrut Mahotsav by National Tiger Conservation Authority that started from Chhattisgarh and reached Sillari in Pench Tiger Reserve on Saturday.
The rally coming from Achanakmar, Udanti-Sita Nadi. Indravati, Tadoba-Andheri and Navegaon-Nagzira Tiger Reserves reached Sillari where Manokanda Ramanujan, Field Director, Navegaon-Nagzira Tiger Reserve, handed over the NTCA flag to Dr Ravikiran Gowekar, Field Director of Pench Tiger Reserve. The rally has been taken out to create awareness about the protection and conservation of the tigers. On the occasion, different programmes were held at Sillari.
The rally then reached to Balasaheb Thackeray Gorewada International Zoo and then left to Melghat, where the concluding function will be held on October 6. PTR had also organised a study tour of journalists to mark the Wildlife Week.