Indian Wild Ass Sanctuaries at Kutch
Indian Wild Ass herd in Little Rann of Kutch
It is famous as the world’s last refuge of the Indian wild ass (Khur) for the conservation of which it has been declared as the Indian Wild Ass Sanctuary.
Though a bleak landscape it is rich in biodiversity and is an ecologically important area for wildlife and many local and migratory waterbirds like cranes, ducks, pelicans, flamingos and land birds like sandgrouse, francolins and the Indian bustards.It is also home to various unique mammals apart from wild ass such as the Indian wolf (Canis lupus pallipes), desert fox (Vulpes vulpes pusilla) and nilgai (Boselaphus tragocamelus).
Rann Utsav Helpline Toll Free Number – 1800 233 9008, +91-79-2644 0626, 07600012342
Website – https://www.rannutsav.com/