An ostrich that escaped from a Karachi zoo in was filmed running down a busy street and the video is being widely shared on the internet.
Pictures and videos showed the bird running through traffic in the Korangi No 4 area of the city on January 5.
According to the local police, the bird escaped the private zoo after water flowed into its enclosure at the park.
Police told news agency UPI that the employees of the zoo managed to capture the bird and return it to its enclosure.
— Usama Qureshi (@UsamaQureshy) January 6, 2021
Many who came across the video of the bird on Twitter expressed concern over its safety.
Oh my God! Poor thing must be so terrified!
— Faiza Afzal (@FaizaAfzal01) January 6, 2021
Run ostrich run
— Asad (@fagmachine69) January 6, 2021
Ja simran ja… jee le zindagi 😍😘
— Asher (@iAsherAKhan) January 6, 2021
Let it enjoy freedom 😂
— Safina Majeed (@maknoon14) January 6, 2021
I do hope it’s safe! 🙏
— Saima (@RAS_Sy3d) January 6, 2021
— Aisha Saeed (@MsAishaK) January 6, 2021
the poor bird must’ve been terrified. I hope it’s safe
— Haider (@HaiderGhaznavi) January 6, 2021
Iss sheher mai roz koi ajeeb si activity chal rahi hoti hai
— nma (@namaloomafraaad) January 6, 2021