Old Lioness dies in Gir Forest
Gujarat Samachar (Briefly translated from Gujarati)
A dead body of a lioness was found in Jamwada range of Gir W by forest staff patrolling the area. This lioness, was in a group of three lions and not able to walk since two-three days. The other two lions in the group did not leave her alone.
Lioness was about 15 year old and had injury on her back. Most of the teeth had fallen. The viscera of the dead body are sent to laboratory to find out cause of death.