Lioness attacks, injure a villager in Gir forest

When human intrusion into the forest reaches beyond a point, such incidents are bound to happen

Ahmedabad: As the old saying goes — `familiarity breeds contempt’, it is amply reflected in the series of unfortunate incidents that had occurred in the famous Gir forest where lions have resorted to unprovoked attack on humans. When human intrusion into the forest reaches beyond a point, such incidents are bound to happen Latest in the More...

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