Govt announces two billion rupees for tiger relocation
Panna, Monday 18th April 2011

Panna, April 17 (ANI): India's Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh on Saturday announced two billion rupees for village relocation programmes in Madhya Pradesh for establishing buffer zones in tiger reserves across the country. Speaking to mediapersons while on a tour in the reserve, Ramesh said that the ministry would financially assist the state, even as he expressed his discontentment over the Ken-Betwa river linking project saying it would destroy the Panna Tiger Reserve