Photos: One-horned rhinoceros seek shelter as floods hit Kaziranga

Updated: Jul 13, 2017, 10:44
  • Photos: One-horned rhinoceros seek shelter as floods hit Kaziranga

    The Assam floods are caused by overflowing of Brahmaputra river in the Indian state of Assam in July. Rhinocerous take shelter on a highland after floods affected Assam's most popular destination, Kaziranga National Park

    1/8
  • Photos: One-horned rhinoceros seek shelter as floods hit Kaziranga

    A one-horned rhino swims through flood waters in Kaziranga National Park, about 250 kilometers east of Guwahati, on July 27, 2016

    2/8
  • Photos: One-horned rhinoceros seek shelter as floods hit Kaziranga

    Indian one-horn rhinoceros take shelter on higher land to escape flood waters at Kaziranga National Park, about 250 kilometres east of Guwahati, on July 10, 2017

    3/8
  • Photos: One-horned rhinoceros seek shelter as floods hit Kaziranga
    4/8
  • Photos: One-horned rhinoceros seek shelter as floods hit Kaziranga

    A one horned Rhino and a calf take shelter on highland after floods hit Kaziranga National Park on Monday, July 10, 2017

    5/8
  • Photos: One-horned rhinoceros seek shelter as floods hit Kaziranga

    As a result of the flood, Kaziranga National park submerged in water. Indian one-horn rhinoceros take shelter from flood waters on higher land at Kaziranga National Park on July 10, 2017, which is located about 250 kilometres east of Guwahati, 

    6/8
  • Photos: One-horned rhinoceros seek shelter as floods hit Kaziranga

    While the flood affected 15 districts in the state, it has also inundated large tracts of sanctuaries including Kaziranga National Park, Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary and Nameri National Park

    7/8
  • Photos: One-horned rhinoceros seek shelter as floods hit Kaziranga

    Indian villagers travel on a boat through a flooded village near Kaziranga National Park, about 250 kilometres east of Guwahati, on July 10, 2017

    8/8
  • loading...

About The Gallery

As flood situation in Assam worsened, most part of Kaziranga National Park submerged under the water, letting the animal including one horned rhinoceros homeless...

Sign up for all the latest news, top galleries and trending videos from Mid-day.com

Subscribe
This website uses cookie or similar technologies, to enhance your browsing experience and provide personalised recommendations. By continuing to use our website, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. OK