Amphibians are low in number of species. Two species of tortoise were recorded. Geochelone elegans (Star Tortoise) is an endangered species adapted to the dry deciduous habitat and in Kerala; its distribution is restricted to Chinnar. Bufo parietalis, Rhacophorus malabaricus and Nyctibatrachus major recorded from the Sanctuary are endemic amphibians to Western Ghats while Micrixalus saxicola is endemic to Kerala .
- Forest & Wildlife Department- Implementation of Contract System instead of Convenor System in Forest Department for the execution of forestry works – Sanction accorded-Orders issued.GO(Ms)No.26-2017
- The Grizzled Giant Squirrel (Ratufa Macroura) survey was carried out in the Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary
- Republic day 2017
- Inauguration of Grocery shop at Chalapettykudi