It’s going to take a lot more than dedicated officers and conservation groups to save India’s wildlife.
Gir National Park sees frenzied activity in aftermath of multiple lion deaths; officials look for signs of Canine Distemper Virus
Thirty-six lions have been isolated in three rescue centres inside the Gir National Park, and their movements are being monitored round the clock.
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
The Gir forest administration is making efforts to save the remaining lions by providing them with proper medical care.
I think Ravindra Jadeja should be put through a psychological assessment. What on earth was he thinking when he decided to pose in front of pride of Gir forest lions?
The number of Asiatic lions in Gir sanctuary and its surrounding areas has gone up to 523, an increase of 27 per cent since 2010, according to the latest census report.
India on Saturday began a five-yearly count of asiatic lions in the western state of Gujarat's Gir sanctuary, the last habitat for the endangered big cats globally, an official said.
Taking on Narendra Modi, Akhilesh said the people of Uttar Pradesh will stop him from becoming prime minister and the SP will "stall" BJP in the state.
Narendra Modi does not want a single lion to go to Madhya Pradesh because they are part of the Gujarati family. Actually they are lions. Wild animals. The only pride they belong to is their own.