Valpoi: A tiger carcass was found inside Mahadayi Widlife Sanctuary near Guleli village in Goa’s Sattari Taluka, a senior forest official said on Sunday.
“A tiger carcass has been recovered from the forest insidet Mahadayi Wildlife Sanctuary. We are rushing to the spot to get the more information,” said Deputy Conservator of Forest Vikas Desai.
During the last census, Mahadayi Wildlife sanctuary had reported presence of tigers, who were claimed to be travelling from nearing Bhimgad and Hanshi-Dandeli wildlife sanctuaries.
Desai said that the detail information could be available later during the day, but another forest department official said that the carcass was found by the team of department officials who were guarding the sanctuary.
“The carcass has been found in the jungle adjoining Guleli village in North Goa’s Sattari taluka,” he said.