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Infographic: Tracking down Avni

How is a tiger hunted today? Here's a lowdown

By Furquan Ameen and Rahul Awasthi in New Delhi
  • Published 15.10.18, 5:37 PM
  • Updated 15.10.18, 6:00 PM
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Over 200 forest personnel, five elephants and two Cane (ka-neh) Corso guard dogs have been deployed in the forests of Yavatmal in Maharashtra for what resembles a terrorist hunt. They all want to catch Avni, now India's most wanted tigress. A court order is out that she should be tranquillised, and if not possible, shot down.