A tiger was found dead in the core area of Madhya Pradesh’s Pench Tiger Reserve, an official said on Saturday. The carcass was recovered on Friday, he said.
Officials informed that “the patrolling team found the dead feline, aged around 13 years, in the Gumtara Range of the tiger reserve”.
The body parts of the animal were found intact, they said. After the post-mortem, its carcass was disposed of.
The tiger’s viscera has been sent for testing to ascertain the cause of the death.