The largest bird of India is the Great Indian Bustard. It is a ground bird with a height of about 1 metre, and weighs up to 15 kg.
The Great Indian Bustard is found in dry grasslands and scrublands in India. Once found throughout the Indian subcontinent, it is only limited to the states of Gujarat and Rajasthan.
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