CHITWAN: FEB. 8 – A rhino was discovered dead near the Baghmara checkpoint of Chitwan National Park (CNP) in Kavretaal.
The rhino, believed to be around two years old, was killed in a tiger attack, according to CNP Information Officer Ganesh Prasad Tiwari. Rhino’s hoofs are totally safe.
In the current fiscal year, twenty-four rhinos have died. Two died as a result of poaching and 22 as a result of natural causes.