RHINO FOUND DEAD

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December 1, 2020 : A rhino was found dead in Chitwan National Park on Monday. A 35-year-old male rhino was found dead in the inner (core) area of ​​the park.
According to Lokendra Adhikari, information officer of the park, the rhino was found dead on the south bank of the confluence of Riu and Rapti rivers. It is estimated that the rhinoceros died of old age. The rhino has been seen regularly in the Baghmara Post and Golaghat areas of the park and is under surveillance, the official said. The horns of the rhino are safe.
In the current fiscal year, 13 rhinos have been killed due to natural causes and four by poachers. The park has formed a committee to study the increase in the number of rhinos dying and being killed in the park. The Agriculture, Cooperatives and Natural Resources Committee of the House of Representatives has also observed the park on the spot and discussed the issue with the park staff and security personnel and local people’s representatives.

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