Tag: PIR PANJAL MARKHOR

PIR PANJAL REGION: SEEKING ATTENTION

PIR PANJAL REGION: SEEKING ATTENTION

Photo: Ayaz Mughal By: Ayaz Mughal The main focus of the government has ever been on the Kashmir tourism. The tourism in Jammu and Kashmir is attributed to the tourism of Kashmir. But the Pir Panjal region of this state, if developed from tourism point of view can outshine Kashmiri tourism […]

MARKHOR: AN ENDANGERED SPECIES

MARKHOR: AN ENDANGERED SPECIES

PIR PANJAL MARKHOR, an iconic animal, but critically endangered species of Kashmir, almost ignored and is at the verge of extinction. The magnificent spiral-horned Markhor, mostly found at the high altitude of Pir Panjal Range has its number reduced to barely under 400 and it seeks instant conservation. Human greed […]