Bandipur fire claimed a mouse deer too

Bandipur fire claimed a mouse deer too

Submitted by Rashmi on Fri, 2017-03-03 18:29 Bandipur: It's going to be two weeks since a massive fire broke out in Bandipur tiger reserve claiming innumerable animals. Among the countless ground and arboreal species that were consumed by the fire, a mouse deer was also found dead.While forest department is yet to gather details of loss of flora and fauna, at least 20 macaques including Hanuman Langurs, mouse deer, at least 15 peacocks and innumerable hares, reptiles and other ground species have been lost in the forest fire.​