‘Sumatran tigers’ cornered! Trap in the forest of Indonesia After the attack on the villagers Until many injuries
On February 4, AFP news agency reported that Sumatran tiger which is believed to have attacked villagers in Aceh province the westernmost part of Indonesia before Until at least 4 people were injured, they were arrested. After the officers chased and chased for several days. by being caught in a trap set by conservationists in the middle of the forest reserve in the city of Gluetengah south of the province of Aceh On the morning of this Saturday (February 4)
Agus Rianto, head of Aceh’s conservation bureau, said one of the victims of the attack said he had injured the tiger while it attacked in his defense. According to this tiger’s body, there are wounds in many places. including its face, neck and legs.
Rianto goes on to say that This captured tiger will receive treatment and will be released back to the national park once the injury has healed
Photographs taken by police showed the Sumatran tiger lying in a cage with a gaping wound on his face.
The massive Sumatran tiger hunt began last week. After four villagers in the area were attacked in a forest reserve in the town of Gluetengah. One of these is in critical condition. with the mobilization of the military Conservation workers and firefighters joined the search.
Several days later, two more farmers were reported working illegally in the forest reserve. was attacked until he was seriously injured The officials have yet to determine if the attack was the work of the same tiger.
The Sumatran tiger which lives on the island of Sumatra Indonesia It is classified by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) as an endangered species. It is believed that there are fewer than 400 Sumatran tigers left in the wild, which are still a frequent target for poachers. While heavy deforestation has dramatically reduced their habitat.