Chennai: Lioness dies of Covid at Vandalur Zoo, 9 others test positive

05-06-2021 Sat 11:03

A nine-year-old lioness named Neela has died of the coronavirus at the Arignar Anna Zoological Park in Vandalur near Chennai and nine other lions have also tested positive. A team of veterinary experts from TANUVAS are probing as to how the lions have infected with the virus even after zoo was closed because of the pandemic and all staff working at zoological garden were vaccinated.

The lions tested positive were kept under close observation and following protocols implemented by the Hyderabad Zoo where the lions have contracted virus and recovered.


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