NAGAON, March 13: Paria Swami Shivkumar of Indian Forest Service has been appointed Principal Chief Conservator of Kaziranga National Park. He will succeed Akashdweep Barua.
Prior to his joining, he was holding the position of Chief Forest Conservator in Tezpur. Shivkumar had successfully completed his BFS from Mattupalayam Forest College and Research Institute, Tamil Nadu before joining Indian Forest Service.
Shivkumar is a hardcore nature lover with rich and varied experience spanning in forest conservation work.
Several organisations have expressed satisfaction over his appointment as Principal Conservator of Forest in KNP.