Tigress, two puppies found dead in Chandarpur of Maharashtra

CHANDARPUR: A tigress and her two cubs were found dead in the Chandrapur district on Monday morning, an official said.

The bodies were found near a sewer in the village of Metepur, in the Chimur forest area, said conservative forest chief S V Ramarao.

An investigation has been ordered to determine the cause of death, he said.

Tadoba Andhari Tiger Reserve, which houses a large number of striped animals, is located in the Chandrapur district, about 680 km from Mumbai.