Cheetals Shifted from Pench to Satpura Tiger Reserve
Seoni. Seventeen Cheetals (Spotted Dears) caught by boma method have been shifted by special vehicle from Pench Tiger Reserve- Seoni to Satpura Tiger Reserve. The spotted dears caught from Mahadev ghat include 16 female and one male which have been successfully released in Matkuli area of Pachmarhi. These spotted dears are now getting themselves accustomed in new atmosphere.
Field Director Pench Tiger Reserve Shubhranjan Sen informed that about one thousand spotted dears are to be shifted from Pench Tiger Reserve to Satpura Tiger Reserve to cover the shortage of spotted dears and to provide sufficient food to the carnivorous animals. A total of 35 spotted dears were shifted to the Satpura Tiger Reserve so far.