Thursday, July 31, 2014
A pride of 12 lions enters Amreli village.
RAJKOT: A pride of 12 lions entered Virpur (Gadhiya) village in Khambha taluka of Amreli district on Saturday night. They were seen roaming the streets of Virpur village which is located close to Gir forest in Gir east division.
'Lions regularly come to our village in search of prey especially domestic animals. However, this is first time that 12 lions were seen at a time roaming the village streets," a villager said.
Villagers here generally do not venture out on the streets in the night hours as lions and other wild animals are often found roaming the streets.