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Assam: Construction in Barail Wildlife Sanctuary posing threat to langur habitat

Guwahati: Road construction and a railway line inside Barail Wildlife Sanctuary in Assam’s Barak Valley are threatening the habitat of Capped Langur. The Barail wildlife sanctuary is home to seven primates, five of which are vulnerable, meaning their populations have fallen globally, and two are an endangered species (i.e., Hoolock gibbon and Bengal Slow Loris). Capped langur ( Trachypithecus […]