Monday, June 27, 2011

Male lion killed in Gir national park.

PTI | 07:06 PM,Jun 26,2011 Vadodara, Jun 26 (PTI) A male lion was killed by another one in Hadala range of the Gir National Park, district forest official said today.Talking to PTI on phone, district forest official Manishwar Raja said that the postmortem of the lion has confirmed that it was killed by another one over territorial fight.The park, housing 411 Asiatic lions, is currently closed for tourists following breeding season of lions.Meanwhile, a 4 to 5 years-old lioness, rescued from a 60-feet deep well at Chotra in Khambha range two days back, will be released in the forest for breeding, Raja said. PTI cor

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