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Kasu Brahmananda Reddy National Park

Kasu Brahmananda Reddy National Park



Description :

Kasu Brahmananda Reddy National Park was known as Chiran Palace earlier, which is about 400 acre place. 1.45 Sq. Km. Flora & Fauna: Southern tropical dry deciduous forest and the last vestigial representative of the endemic flora of Hyderabad region. No large mammals are present other than a few Cheetals, Jackals, mongooses, Wild boars etc. and over 100 species of birds, 20 different species of reptiles and also 15 different species of butterflies.

KBR Park which is now a now a National Park and it is open throughout the year, Located in Jubilee Hills in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India.
History of Kasu Brahmananda Reddy National Park: Earlier it was known as Chiran Palace built in 1960 spread over 400 acre land, which was gifted to Prince Mukarram Jah on his crown ceremony by his father Prince Azam Jah in 1967.

The land consists of palace, bungalow on a hillock, Gol bungalow, Stables for elephants, horses and cattle.

The central government in 1988 has given permission to Andhra Pradesh government to declare the entire Chiran Palace as a National Park. Thus the Palace was renamed to Kasu Brahmananda Reddy National Park and the building remains with the same name Chiran Palace. The Major part was handed over to the Forest department except 11 acre which was left to Nizams for their time pass and now reduced to 6 acre.

Kasu Brahmananda Reddy National Park: this park has about 600 species of plant life which provides people to take fresh air in the morning and evening walks.

Mosque at Kasu Brahmananda Reddy National Park

Peacock in the park

The Rock Garden at KBR Park.

KBR Park Walkway