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Tiger tries to kill cattle in remote village in India, creates flutter


A tiger tried to attack a cow in an interior Gundepalli village in Penchikalpet (India) mandal early on Friday morning, triggering panic among the villagers. The big cat, however, fled the spot when the locals raised an alarm.

Forest Revenue Officer S Venugopal said the tiger attempted to attack the cattle tied to a wooden pole at around 4 am. The cow belongs to Gedem Pocham. The big cat entered the settlement that was on the path of the tiger and in the forest. The identity of the big cat is yet to be established, he said, adding that compensation would be given to Pocham soon.

The whole story was published on Telangana Today on February 19, 2021.