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When Lions Roamed Deep Inside Junagadh Town And Gave Residents A Shock

Published on 13 July, 2016 at 1:50 pm By

Being the home of the world’s only Asiatic lions, Gujarat has a big reason to be proud of. But an incident that was captured on a mobile phone has reportedly caused panic in Junagadh.

A pride of eight lions can be seen taking a leisurely stroll deep inside Junagadh town. Among them were two cubs.


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The area where they were captured roaming about is near the Girnar Darwaza, some 3.5 kms inside the town’s boundary.

The Gir National Park is in the Junagadh district.

 

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The residents have a reason to panic because just a few months ago, between March and May, lions killed three people in Amreli.

Amreli is to the north-east of Gir national park. As recently as on Tuesday, a shepherd was attacked by three lions in Amreli. He was hospitalised in Savarkundla.


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In another incident, an old lady was killed by lions in Gir Somnath.

The lions roaming incident has sparked the man-animal conflict debate too. As per a data, 40 per cent of India’s forest cover has been degraded in the last decade.

 


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