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Asiatic lion dies after falling in farm well near Gir forests
Junagadh, Aug 10 (UNI) A young Asitatic lion
died, after falling in a well near East Gir forests in Kantala village
under Khambha taluka of Amreli district, Chief Conservator of Forest D T
Vasavada on Saturday said. He said that an around 4 to 5 year old lion fell in the well of a farmer Bhurabhai Bhua yesterday. The wall was having parapet around it.
The body of the lion has been sent for post mortem. Prima facie
the reason behind the death seems to be drowning/hemorrhage. The forest
staff have scanned the surrounding area and nothing suspicious has been
found. UNI RAJ JW1338 http://www.uniindia.com/asiatic-lion-dies-after-falling-in-farm-well-near-gir-forests/west/news/1694240.html