Tigress attacks panther cub at Sariska

Jaipur, June 14 : In a rare case, a tigress today attacked a panther at Sariska Tiger Reserve in Alwar district.

The tigress ST-3 attacked a frightened panther cub, which tried to climb a tree on seeing the tigress. The tigress dragged the cub down and killed it cub, making it third attack of panthers in a row. Forest sources say this tigress and others tigers venture into this habitat in Dhanka area of the Sariska park
The tigress took away the cub deep into the forest.

Sources say there is often clash between panthers and tigers in which the panthers are mostly the losers. Panthers even fight amongst themselves. There are about more then seventy panthers in the Sariska forest area.

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