Tuesday, June 2, 2009

Gaur Deaths in Kanha Tiger Reserve

3 Gaur deaths have been reported from Kanha tiger reserve. Kanha has a sizable Gaur population.( Around 1600 as per last estimation)

Two Gaurs were found dead on May 26 and the third one was discovered dead on May 30th.Post-mortem reports have indicated the possibility of some bacterial disease.

Even though cattle close to the reserve have been vaccinated, authorities are taking no chances. A close vigil is being maintained.

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