Bear, two cubs rescued in north Kashmir’s Tangmarg

A Wildlife Department official said the bear and the cubs will be relocated to Dachigam Park in Srinagar.
Bear, two cubs rescued in north Kashmir’s Tangmarg
A team of Wildlife officials laying a trap on a tranquilized bear in Tangmarg area of north Kashmir's Baramulla district on Tuesday, July 13, 2021.Mubashir Khan for Greater Kashmir.

Srinagar, Jul 13: A female bear (sow) and her two cubs were rescued by officials in Dardpora Kunzer in Tangmarg area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Tuesday afternoon.

News agency GNS reported that the bear alongside its two cubs was found roaming around the habitation by the local residents this morning.

Subsequently police was informed, following which a team comprising cops from police station Kunzer and officials of Wildlife Department from Tangmarg arrived at the spot.

After hours of efforts, the female bear and her cubs were rescued.

A Wildlife Department official confirming the development told GNS that the bear and the cubs will be relocated to Dachigam Park in Srinagar.

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