TIGER DEATHS

  • B'lore: '4yearold tiger died due to poisoning' January 29, 2013

    Bangalore: What we feared has come true. Pathological reports have confirmed that the fouryearold tiger that died in Nagarhole Tiger Reserve two weeks ago (January 13) was a victim of rat poison. According to R Gokul, Director, Nagarhole Tiger Reserve pathological reports have confirmed that zinc phosphide was found in...
  • Karnataka: Cause of 4yearold tiger's death still uncertain January 14, 2013

    Bangalore: The death of a robust fouryearold tiger in the Nagarhole tiger reserve on Sunday has put the Karnataka forest department in a dilemma. However, the cause of death is uncertain. Though prima facie it is a case of natural death, senior forest officers are concerned about the actual cause of...