The Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary in Morigaon district of Assam will re-open for tourists from Friday. 

Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary has a thick one-horned rhinos. 

The Sanctuary will re-open after its routine closure during monsoon season. 

The Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary had witnessed meagre footfall of tourists last year due to COVID-19 pandemic. 

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The Sanctuary is home to has over 100 rhinos, 2,000 wild buffaloes, hogs, barking deer, leopards, different species of snakes and tortoises. 

It has the second-largest population of rhinos after the Kaziranga National Park in upper Assam. 

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