Tiger translocated to Sariska

Alwar: A tiger was translocated to Sariska Tiger Reserve in Alwar district from Bharatpur`s Keoladev area tonight.

"The big cat T-7, who was shifted to Bharatpur range from Sawaimadhopur`s Ranthambore national park, was tranquillised and brought to Alwar in a canter by road under the supervision of teams of experts and was shifted to the park," Sariska Field Director R S Shekhawat said.

This is the sixth big cat translocated to Sariska but one of the tiger was poisoned to death in November last year.

Now there are two tigers and three tigress in the Sariska sanctuary.