As per the Forest Department’s data, there are about 80 tigers within the 344 square kilometres of Wayanad Wildlife sanctuary.
P P Mohammed Faizal, the Member of Parliament from Lakshadweep, arrived here a total of 23 times during the 2019-22 period but intriguingly there is no official record.
After the pandemic struck, my only outings were the occasional trips to my native place and so I was looking forward to the ride to Munnar
Aralam is considered the lifeline of Kannur and another attraction at the sanctuary is Ambalappara, its highest point at 1,576 m.
Nature camps, a trip into the forests to see the animals - Aralam Wildlife Sanctuary offers a different experience altogether.