Cub’s body found
A dead body of a lion cub was found near Moralagali Ness area under the Dalkhania range of Gir (East) late on Sunday. Sources in the forest department said that the cub was around 2 to 3 months old and could have died of viral infection and weakness. Sources said that all the 18 nails of the cub were intact and there were no marks of injuries on its body. According to postmortem report, the cub was weak by birth. The cub was later cremated near the forest area in the presence of forest officials, veterinary doctors and other witnesses.