Gir Forests East Division

Gir Forests East Division News

Death of another lioness in Gujarat's Gir forest brings toll to 14; seven injured lions rescued
India

Death of another lioness in Gujarat's Gir forest brings toll to 14; seven injured lions rescued

Alarmed by the climbing death toll of the big cats, the Gujarat Forest Department has set up 64 teams to screen the vast forest area of Gir to identify sick and weak lions and move them to rescue centres.

11 lions found dead within few days in Gujarat's Gir forest; forest officials say lung infection, infighting likely cause of death
India

11 lions found dead within few days in Gujarat's Gir forest; forest officials say lung infection, infighting likely cause of death

The Gir forest administration is making efforts to save the remaining lions by providing them with proper medical care.