Neighbourhood News Desk/ Simran Nijhawan: Government of India aims at ensuring a viable Population of Bengal tigers in their natural habitats. Limit the reduction of tiger habitats and to mitigate them by suitable management. Ensure viable population of tigers. Limit factors that leads to reduction of tiger habitats and to mitigate them by suitable management. The damages done to the habitat were to be rectified so as to facilitate the recovery of the ecosystem to the maximum possible extent. Ensure a viable population of tigers for economic, scientific, cultural, aesthetic and ecological values. This project was started by the govt. of India during prime minister’s Indira Gandhi.