A tiger was discovered useless within the Chilfi Vary of the Bhoramdev Wildlife Sanctuary in Kabirdham district throughout a routine foot patrolling by the forest division, an official mentioned on Thursday.
The forest official has despatched the physique for autopsy and additional investigation is occurring.
“A male tiger was discovered useless close to the Toraiyabehera space in Chilfi Vary of the Bhoramdev Wildlife Sanctuary when forest officers have been on routine foot patrolling. The realm the place the tiger was discovered is round 200 meters from the border of the Kanha Nationwide Park,” mentioned Rakesh Chaturvedi, state Principal Chief Conservator of Forests (PCCF) speaking to HT.
The PCCF additional mentioned that it appeared infighting for territory between two tigers happened attributable to which one died.
“There’s proof that one other tiger was additionally current on the spot,” Chaturvedi mentioned.
The officers mentioned that different senior officers have been within the jungle and the autopsy of the physique of the tiger shall be performed on Friday.
“Extra particulars are awaited,” Chaturvedi added.