Asiatic Lions kill three cattle; One more pride of settles in villages near Dhari
Since last one month a pride has made Bhada – Sakariya road near Jafrabad as its home. Today in the morning this pride killed three cattle including bullock and cow. A lioness that just gave birth to her litter had made this place as her home and runs after passer-bys and vehicles. Local people have demanded that forest department to catch this lioness by putting up a cage.
In a separate article, new paper has reported that a pride of mother lioness and her three cubs have settled in Hirava, Jeera and Patla villages near Dhari in Gir (E).
Kishore Kotecha’s comments: After Mar-Apr 2007 poaching incidents, media, in particularly Gujarati news papers of