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Rhino Calf found dead

                                                                                                        The Asian Age, Kaziranga,26 Mar 2013

 
Kaziranga (Assam), March 25, Close on the heels of a rhino on the heels of a rhino being killed by poachers in Kaziranga National Park on Saturday, the carcass of a rhino calf was found in the park on Monday.

This has taken the death toll of rhino in the World Heritage Site to 14 since January this year.

This carcass was recovered by the personnel of Special Forest Protection Force and India Reserve Battalion during routine patrolling, park authorities said. Sources said the five-month old calf died after being attacked by a tiger at Agarabil near Jamuguri camp.