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Tiger found dead in Jim Corbett park

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First published: August 3, 2009, 10:56 AM IST | Updated: August 3, 2009
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Tiger found dead in Jim Corbett park
It seems to have died a natural death as there are no injury marks.

Dehradun: A four-year-old tiger was found dead in the buffer zone of Jim Corbett National park, an official said on Monday.

The big cat was found dead in a nallah by forest guards during routine patrolling on Sunday, said Vinod Singhal, Director of the national park, which is abode to over 160 tigers.

"It seems to have died a natural death as there are no injury marks on its body. Moreover, all its body parts are intact," he said.

However, Singhal said, a team of government veterinary doctors and wildlife experts, are conducting a postmortem to know the exact cause of the death.

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