International Snow Leopard Day- October 23:

GS Paper 3 Topics Covered: Conservation related issues.   Context: Oct 23 is recognised as International Snow Leopard Day.   Background: The day came into being with the adoption of the Bishkek Declaration by 12 countries on the conservation of snow leopards. About Snow Leopard: Scientific name: Panthera uncia. Habitat: Snow leopards live in the …