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Rescuing a rhino stuck in a safety tank

2023 Feb 11, 14:18, Chitwan
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A rare one-horned rhinoceros that entered the tourist town of Sauraha from Chitwan National Park has been rescued by a safety tank. The rhinoceros that fell into the safety tank of the hotel was rescued by the park staff and locals.
A rhinoceros that entered the settlement in search of food was trapped in the safety tank of a local hotel. The information officer of the park, Ganesh Prasad Tiwari, informed that the rhino which was trapped at 2 am today was rescued at 4 am.
He said that the rhinoceros was rescued without getting injured by using an excavator. The 16-year-old rhinoceros was rescued from Meghauli two years ago by the park. The rhinoceros used to enter the settlement every night in search of food. While trying to enter the settlement from the Rapti river, the rhino got stuck in the safety tank.


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