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  Mudumalai Tiger reserve to be closed from March 5, 2012

The Mudumalai Tiger Reserve near here will be closed from March 5. Stating this in a press note issued here on Wednesday, the Field Director of the Reserve Raghuram Singh said that the Chief Wildlife Warden has issued a directive to close the reserve on account of the extremely dry conditions there and the chances of bush fires breaking out.