Sariska tiger death: Forest guard suspended

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 23, 2010 - 14:17

Alwar: A forest guard at Alwar`s Sariska
Tiger Sanctuary has been suspended by the Rajasthan government
following the death of a tiger, officials said Tuesday.

"The guard Ramgopal was found guilty of dereliction of
duty following which he was suspended recently," they said.

The government has so far suspended four personnel in
the case of the tiger`s death and transferred one official.

The carcass of "ST-1" was found by a forest department
team in Sariska sanctuary on November 14.

PTI



First Published: Tuesday, November 23, 2010 - 14:17

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