Lion dies in Bannerghatta Rescue Centre

Bangalore: A 24-year-old lion, sufferring from paralysis for a month, died in the Bannerghatta National Park near here on Sunday, officials said.

The lion "Sundar" had been in the park since its rescue from a circus in Haryana in 2001, an official release said.

Another lion ?Ajit?, also suffering from paralysis of hind limbs for the last fortnight, was in a `very critical` condition, the release said.

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