WorldElephantDay observed every year on, since 201..

UPSC Practice recommends #WorldElephantDay observed every year on, since 2012?
– 12th August

– India has nearly 30,000 elephants in wild.

– India now has 32 elephant reserves in 15 states.

– Karnataka has highest number of wild elephants in the country (6049).

In world
1940- 3M
1980- 1.5M
2021- 497K

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