Randeep Hooda urges Modi to save tiger reserves

Mumbai, July 12  (IANS) Actor Randeep Hooda on  Wednesday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to stop construction of  roads and encroachment in tiger reserves as this will destroy the  animal's natural habitat.Randeep took to Twitter: "Making roads  and encroachment in tiger reserves will destroy them overtime. Narendra  Modi, Nitin Gadkari (Union Transport Minister), please."The "Highway" star also warned of fights over water in the future."(A  total of) 750 rivers originate from our tiger reserves. If not taken  care of, we will be fighting over drinking water, not caste and religion  in the future," Randeep wrote.Randeep is now busy with "Battle of Saragarhi", which is directed by Rajkumar Santoshi.The  battle of Saragarhi took place in 1897 between the British Indian Army  and Afghan Orakzai tribesmen in the then North-West Frontier Province  (now Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in Pakistan).