Tiger cub run over by train

A tiger cub was today run over by a passenger train and another injured in Kelzar near neighbouring Chandrapur district of Maharashtra, official sources said.

Last Updated: Apr 15, 2013, 14:14 PM IST

Nagpur: A tiger cub was today run over by a passenger train and another injured in Kelzar near neighbouring Chandrapur district of Maharashtra, official sources said.

The cubs came under Gondia-Chandrapur passenger train between Kelzar and Chandrapur station of Nagpur division of South East Central Railway (SECR) this morning, a spokesman of the Division said.

Officials from Forest department who were informed about the killing, arrived at the spot and rushed the injured cub to their Veterinary Hospital for treatment.

PTI