Lioness dies in Gir

May 25th, 2008 - 11:22 pm ICT by admin  

Junagadh (Gujarat), May 25 (IANS) An eight-year-old lioness died Sunday morning in the Babrividi area of Gir forest range in Gujarat, a forest department source said. “The post-mortem has not been completed yet,” said the source, adding that the lioness may have died due to snake-bite.

Gir is the only home of the Asian lion.

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