KARACHI - A six year-old Bengal Tiger died on Saturday after three-month-long illness in Karachi Zoological Park.According to the Zoo administration, the Tiger was suffering from deadly stomach disease for last three months. Experts examined and dosed the animal but it couldn’t survive as the digestive system collapsed completely, the administration added.The tiger was imported two years ago from Belgium for Rs 7.1 million at an age of three and half years, it was informed.

Published in The Nation newspaper on 15-Jun-2014