Rare musk deer are seen in Kedar Ghati. Forest Department excited

In Kanchula Khark and Solar Park of Kedarnath Wildlife Division, musk deer, which are included in the very rare fauna, were seen. Pleasant picture of 6 deers captured in the camera

Rare musk deer are seen in Kedar Ghati. Forest Department excited

The state animal of Uttarakhand, the musk deer is one of the most beautiful creatures of nature. The scientific name of musk deer is Moschus Chrysogaster and they can be found in 2-5 thousand meters high snow peaks. It is also known as 'Himalayan Musk Deer' or ‘Alpine Musk Deer’. Let us tell you that this rare creature of Uttarakhand was recently seen in Kedarnath Wildlife Division. In Kanchula Khark and Solar Park of Kedarnath Wildlife Division, musk deer, which are included in the very rare creatures, were seen after which there was an atmosphere of happiness among the officers and all the employees of the Forest Department.


The officers and employees of the forest department are also excited by the presence and increasing number of musk deer in Kedarnath Wildlife Division. Let us tell you that six musk deer have been captured in the camera by the Forest Division. Amit Kanwar, DFO of Kedarnath Wildlife Division said that 6 musk deer have been captured in the cameras of Kedarnath Wildlife Division which is a good sign. He has said that the forest department is making continuous efforts for the conservation of musk deer.


A total of six musk deer have been observed in Kedarnath Wildlife Division, which has been seen roaming in the rocky part. Musk deer is a very rare creature that is in urgent need of protection and given the rapid decline in the number of musk deer, Kedarnath Wildlife Division is laying special emphasis on the conservation of Himalayan musk deer and to prevent smuggling of wildlife.


The forest department team is also engaged in continuous patrolling in the protected forest area. Amit Kanwar, DFO of Kedarnath Wildlife Division said that Kedarnath Wildlife Sanctuary has been formed for the conservation of Himalayan musk deer. Musk deer are found in the mountains at an altitude of about 2500 meters. Apart from being world-famous for their beauty, the musk deer are also famous for the musk found in its navel, musk is found only in the male deer. It is present in a pouch in the lower part of its abdomen. This musk is used as medicine in making medicines for epilepsy, pneumonia, asthma etc.