A Royal Bengal Tiger was found dead on Monday afternoon after it had eaten a lizard at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Safari Park in Gazipur.
The big cat, one of four born together in the park, stopped eating and became drowsy after it had eaten a large monitor lizard some days ago, the park’s Acting Supervisor Md Tobibur Rahman told on Friday.
Tobibur Rahman said, the tiger stopped eating and became drowsy after it had eaten a large monitor lizard some days ago.
The tiger was given treatment, but could not be seen for some days, he said.
The carcass was found on a path inside the section for tigers, he said.
Details about the death will be known after further test in Dhaka, the supervisor said.