Recently, many Chief Ministers have been declaring certain animals as their state animal to provide a sense of national heritage to the residents so that they can protect these animals and endangered species. The main idea behind the declaration of animals as state animals is to provide safety to all of the endangered species and also develop a sense of pride in the hearts and minds of the residents of the state. Given below we are sharing the list of state animals in India as per the latest data of 2021. We have shared the name of the state animal of Tamil Nadu, the state animal of Karnataka, the state animal of Andhra Pradesh, the state animal of Jammu and Kashmir and many more. You can also check out the List of State Animals in India 2021 given below.
List Of State Animals In India
There are a total of 29 states present in India and each and every state has now almost declared their state animal in order to help protect the indigenous species in India and also provide the residents’ insight into the heritage of their state. The national animal and the state animals are selected based upon the characteristic of the country and the animal which identified with the characteristic most accurately. The candidates can check out the table given below in order to know more details regarding the state animal of India. Given below we have shared the state animal of Delhi and the state animal of Kerala along with all of the other states present in India.
State Wise List Of State Animals
Given below we have shared the details of the state-wise animals selected by the authorities to represent each and every state of the country accordingly.
|3||Assam||Indian One-horned Rhino|
|9||Himachal Pradesh||Snow Leopard|
|13||Madhya Pradesh||Swamp Deer (Barasingha)|
|23||Tamil Nadu||Nilgiri Tahr|
|24||Telangana||Spotted Deer (Jinka)|
|27||Uttar Pradesh||Swamp Deer (Barasingha)|
|28||West Bengal||Fishing cat|
Union Territory Wise List Of Animals
Each and every union territory which is present in India also has its own state animal which represents the character of that specific union territory more accurately. You can check out the table given below to know the union territory animal selected to represent the characteristic of the union territory by the concerned authorities. Endangered species are often selected as state animals so that the residents can also do the job of protecting the species accordingly.
|1||Andaman & Nicobar Islands||Dugong|
|2||Chandigarh||Indian grey Mongoose|
|3||Dadra & Nagar Haveli and Daman & Diu||–|
|7||Jammu and Kashmir||Kashmir stag|
|8||The Government of NCT of Delhi||Nilgai|
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