This study has provided a different perspective and approach to the relocation and rehabilitation programmes from PAs.

Satpura National Park has been one of the most liked places of eco-tourism in Madhya Pradesh because of its hilly location.

The Satpura plateau regionof Central India is home of numerous herb species. The agro climatic conditions prevailing in the region provides an ideal habitat for the natural growth of variety of plants and herbs, which provide raw materials for pharmaceutical, phytochemical, food, flavoring and cosmetic industries.