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Culture

List of World Heritage in Danger in India

Name

Location

Criteria

Year (WHS)

Endangered

Reason

Group of Monuments at Hampi

Bellary district,

Karnataka,

India.

Cultural:

(i), (iii), (iv)

1986

19992006

Partial construction of two cable-suspended bridges within the protected archaeological areas of Hampi threatening the integrity and authenticity of the site.

Manas Wildlife Sanctuary

Assam,  India

Natural:

(vii), (ix), (x)

1985

1992–2011

Poaching, damage to the park's infrastructure and decrease in the population of some species particularly the Greater One Horned Rhino following an invasion by militants of the Bodo tribe in 1992.