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Carcasses of 12 Chinkaras found in Jaisalmer

Press Trust of India  |  Jaipur 

Carcasses of 12 Chinkaras, a protected animal, were today found in Bhadaria village in Rajasthan's district, police said.

The animals reportedly died due to thirst and hunger and their bodies were strewn across the village in a radius of around 35 km, they added.

The bodies were sent to a government veterinary hospital, at station, Damra Ram said.

said veterinary doctors conducted a post-mortem and as per preliminary probe, the deers probably died of hunger and thirst.

The matter was being further investigated, Singh added.

(Indian gazelle) is included in the endangered species list.

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First Published: Wed, June 13 2018. 17:10 IST