Due to draught the water become so scarce in Kumbhalgarh Wildlife Sanctuary that Wildlife department had to replenish artificial water holes with tankers during the summer of 2004.
To take the stock of situation we took an extensive tour of the sanctuary from 29th May to 3rd June 2004. Our base camp was at Sumer Rest House.
There is a water hole near this rest house. On 30th May at about 2 o’ clock in the afternoon we were sitting near the water hole in a hide for observations. [..]