Consider the following matches:
1. Hallikar Cattle – Karnataka
2. Murrah Buffalo – Maharashtra
3. Jamnapari Goat – Uttar Pradesh
Which among the above is / are correct?

Answer: [C] 1 & 3


The Hallikar is a Bos indicus breed selected primarily for draft purpose. They are found primarily in the southern region of Karnataka state, in the area surrounding Mysore.


The Murrah buffalo is the most important and well known buffalo breed in the world. It is one of the best breeds for milk production and found all over the Asia. Murrah buffalo originate in Haryana and dispersed to the Punjab in India and Punjab province of Pakistan.

Jamnapari Goat

The name is derived from the location of the breed beyond the river Jamna in Uttar Pradesh. It is found in Agra, Mathura and Etawa districts in Uttar Pradesh and Bhind and Morena districts in Madhya Pradesh.

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