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Tigress killed after being hit by train at Ramnagar

A bad news from Ramnagar region of Corbett National Park is that “A tigress was killed by speeding train” on 28th Nov 2014.

As per Mr. Saket Badola, Deputy Director of Corbett Tiger Reserve “Tigress body was found near Hempur army depot at Ramnagar in Nainital District, its head was badly crushed by train”.

Combine team of Corbett Tiger Reserve and Trai west forest division has reached to the spot to find out details of this accident and conduct a post mortem of the tigress to know the cause of its death, he added.