This area was declared a Sanctuary in the year 1987 and is spread over an area of 482 km2.
The Sanctuary is divided into two parts, viz, East & West. West Suhelwa is 15 km from the east Suhelwa. The Sanctuary was established in 1988 & covers an area of 452.77 km2.
This lake was declared as Bird Sanctuary in 1991, covering an area of about 34.32 km2 and comes under Divisional Forest Officer, Kashi Wildlife Division.
Far far away, behind the word mountains, far from the countries Vokalia and Consonantia, there live the blind texts. Separated they live in