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Pench loses 4th big cat in 4 mths

The Times of India
Nagpur
19 Apr 2017

With one more tigress dead in Saleghat range of Man-Singhdeo wildlife Sanctuary, now part of Pench Tiger Reserve, the country has lost 32 tigers in just over three months.

The death was the fourth in Pench since January. One of its tigresses was electrocuted outside Saleghat in Maharkund on a farm on January 13. Another big cat was found dead on January 14 in Tuyiapaar and a male at Kolitmara in West Pench on February 15. Of the 32 tiger deaths in the country, 18 have been recorded inside tiger reserve or sanctuaries.