International Tiger Day was observed across the world on 29 July 2015. The day is observed every year since 2010 to promote the protection and expansion of the wild tiger habitats and to gain support through awareness for tiger conservation.
As a result of tiger conservation projects the population of tigers in India is increased by 30 % in last four years. Now, there are more than 2,200 tigers in India. The fact is revealed by the latest census conducted in 2014.