B. P. Duddagi

Vasundhara Mitra

As RFO in Hadagali he carried out plantation and converted 8000 hectares of degraded land into lush green forest. Now in this forest a wide range of wildlife is flourishing. He stopped stone quarries, wood cutting, excessive grazing, prevented forest fires, hunting and entry of people into the core zone, thus, made the entire sanctuary area peaceful for the bears and other wildlife.