Nadu, Andhra Pradesh
Uttar Pradesh, Himachal
Pradesh in North India, Assam, Bengal,
Sikkim in East India
found dead in Jim Corbett National Park
(Uttarakhand): The Jim Corbett National Park wildlife officials on Sunday
found the body of a four-year-old tiger during routine patrolling in the buffer
zone of the national park in Uttarakhand. Officials have ruled out any foul play
in the death and said that the big cat could have died due to natural reasons.
"During inspection we have not found any external injury or other marks on the
body of tiger, the nails, canines, hair and skin were intact. It seems that it
might have died a natural death," said Vinod Singhal, Director of the Jim Corbett
Park. Singhal further informed that a team of veterinary doctors and experts would
conduct a post mortem to ascertain the exact cause of the death.