The forest department in province has started a huge hunt to catch a tiger within the Bandipur Tiger Reserve that allegedly killed 2 folks recently. speaking to india nowadays TV, Director Bandipur Tiger Reserve T Balachandra aforesaid they are using elephants to search the tiger.
“Teams are formed and that we try to spot it. we are going to tranquilize the animal and take it to safety,” he said.
Shafat Ali Khan, the infamous hunter from maharashtra who killed tiger Avni last year, triggering a huge uproar, had reportedly volunteered to “kill” this tiger. However, the forest department turned down his supply and sent him back locution their own vets can tranquilize the animal.
The tiger is according to own killed 2 folks and fourteen cattle in Chamrajnagar district of karnataka.
The Bandipur Tiger Reserve is an 872 sq. km forest, set about 220km southwest of Bengaluru on the Karnataka-Tamil Nadu border.