Tourists block tiger's path in Corbett: Watch video
A video showing tourists blocking the path of a tiger at the Corbett Tiger Reserve (CTR) has come to the fore.
Dehradun: A video showing tourists blocking the path of a tiger at the Corbett Tiger Reserve (CTR) has come to the fore.
Though the video is one year old, the officials of the Tiger reserve have taken the matter seriously.
According to a report published in the Hindustan Times, the authorities have cancelled the license of a guide spotted in the footage and also ordered a probe into the incident.
In the video the frightened tiger is seen finding hard to get through the vehicles packed with tourists, who are heard making noises in the silence zone.
The most famous of Corbett's wild residents are the Royal Bengal Tiger and the Asiatic Elephant. In addition to that with over 550 species of avifauna Corbett is one of the richest bird regions of the Country and has been declared as an 'Important Bird Area' (IBA) by Birdlife International.