Tiger found dead in Corbett Tiger Reserve

Preliminary report suggests that the tiger might have been killed during fight with another wildcat.

Updated: May 03, 2011, 13:14 PM IST

Dehradun: A tiger was today found dead at
Sarpduli range of Corbett Tiger Reserve (CTR) at Ramnagar area
of Nainital district, an official said.

The carcass of the tiger was noticed by the forest
guards during patrolling this morning, Deputy Director of CTR
C K Kavidayal said.

A preliminary report suggests that the animal might
have been killed during a fight with another wildcat, he said.

However, senior officials of CTR have rushed to the
spot to investigate about the death of the tiger.