Anantnag: A cub was crushed to death on Jammu-Srinagar national highway near Semthan area of South Kashmir’s Anantnag district late Sunday night.
An official told KNO that the cub was found dead on the highway and it is believed that it was killed on Sunday night after being hit by some vehicle.
He said the cub was found dead near Donipora area of Semthan. “The locals spotted the cub in a pool of blood and informed the wildlife department about it.”
When contacted, Wildlife Warden for Anantnag, Abdul Rauf Zargar, said that he has directed a team to visit the spot and has asked them to lift the remains and bury the same with proper SOPs after identification of the wild animal.