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Lion deaths: Vaccination of cattle, dogs ends in Dhari, still on in Gir (West)

Animal Husbandry departments have already vaccinated more than 12,500 cows and buffaloes as well as more than 200 dogs living in around 21 villages.

Lion deaths: Will cover all wells in Gir by next year, Gujarat government tells High Court

In the fresh affidavit, the government claimed that it will cover the open wells, in which lions often get trapped and killed, with enclosures by the end of 2019.


124 lions died in two years, says Gujarat government

On the issue of farmers' involvement in killing lions, the Gujarat Forest Minister stated that no such question arose.

Lion Rath reaches out to villagers along Gir forest

In view of the recent spate of lion deaths,the forest department has launched an awareness drive and a Lion Rath for villagers living on the fringes of Gir forest.