The National park is nothing but a shelter which is safe for animals. It is a conservation centre for animals undergoing extinction. Currently, in India, we have 166 national parks. Gir National Park in Gujarat is famous for Asiatic lions. It is also known as Sasan Gir , and wildlife sanctuary near Talala Gir in Gujarat , India. It was established in 1965. It is now considered the jewel of Gujarat’s ecological resources.