Hoopoe

Local Name: हुदहुद

Habitat: Open country such as pastures, parkland, orchards, sand-heathland, olive groves & vineyards.

Food: Mostly larger insects and their soft soil-dwelling larvae and pupae; body size of prey rarely exceeds bill length.

We spotted it loitering around in Pratap Nagar near Dravyavati Project in Jaipur.