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Posted at: Mar 4, 2017, 3:12 PM; last updated: Mar 4, 2017, 3:12 PM (IST)

Tigers kill rhino in Dudhwa Tiger Reserve

Lakhimpur Kheri (UP), March 4

A 20-year-old male rhino has been killed by a group of four tigers in Dudhwa Tiger Reserve here, officials said on Saturday.

“A tiger family of four comprising a male, female and two cubs attacked 20-year-old rhino ‘Sahdev’ and killed him yesterday,” Mahavir Kaujlagi, Deputy director, Dudhwa Tiger Reserve (DTR) said.

“A post-mortem examination was carried out today,” he said.

The cameras installed in the reserve revealed the group of four tigers attacking the rhino, the official added. — PTI


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