Nepali name: निलाम्बर जलखञ्जरी (Nilambar Jalkhanjari)
Nepali Name: मोरङ्गी चील (Morangi Cheel)
1. Observed hunting from a perch during the current visit but does hunt on the wing.
Nepali Name: लधु राजपुत्रिका Laghu Rajputrika
Nepali Name: जुरे हुट्टिट्याउ Jure Huttityau
Nepali Name:बेल्चाठूँडे हाँस Belcha Thude Haans
Nepali name: राज हुटीट्याउ (Raj Huttittyau)
1. The Bagmati River by Chobhar is one of the best places in Nepal for these winter visitors. At least 150 individuals in a small stretch of the river during the current visit. November-January is the best time to see these birds here.
2. They congregate in huge flocks around 10 am.
3. Bonelli’s Eagle prey on these birds in this locality.