Missing Sariska tiger located

The big cat which has been missing for about a week was today located through radio signals.

Last Updated: Nov 18, 2010, 17:43 PM IST

Alwar: Days after one of the five tigers translocated to the Sariska reserve in Rajasthan was found dead, another big cat which has been missing for about a week was today located through radio signals, an official said.

"A team succeeded in establishing link with the missing tiger through signals and the location was near Akbarpur," District Forest Officer (Sariska) Y K Sahu said.

He said the tiger, "ST-4", was not visible yet but efforts are on to find it.

The carcass of the other missing tiger, identified as "ST-1" was found by a forest department team near Rajaugarh on Sunday night.

PTI