This is 'Baahubali', the newborn tiger cub in Odisha's Nandankanan Zoological Park

A newborn tiger cub in Odisha's Nandankanan Zoological Park has been named 'Baahubali'.

By Zee Media Bureau | Updated: May 11, 2017, 11:26 AM IST
This is 'Baahubali', the newborn tiger cub in Odisha's Nandankanan Zoological Park
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New Delhi: `Baahubali 2' has already crossed Rs 1,000 crore worldwide since its release two weeks ago.

SS Rajamouli's movie has also inspired many ad campaigns. And now a newborn tiger cub in Odisha's Nandankanan Zoological Park has been named 'Baahubali'.

The tiger cub, who was born at the zoo on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar on Wednesday, has been named after the movie as majority of visitors preferred the name.

Tigresses Megha and Vijaya gave birth to four tigers including 'Baahubali' at Nandankanan Zoological Park. Three melanistic tiger cubs were also born at the zoo from white tigress Sneha.

Other six cubs were named as Kundan, Adyasha, Sahil, Vicky, Sinu and Mousumi.

Meanwhile, `Baahubali The Game`, inspired by SS Rajamouli`s superhit epic, has crossed over a million downloads since the the film was released on April 28.

(With PTI inputs)