The South Asian Times

24 October 2018 01:14 AM

Tiger cubs born

Patna, March 5: A white tigress gave birth to a litter of four cubs in the Patna zoo here on Wednesday, an official said.

Tigress Swarna gave birth to four cubs, two normal and two white, said S. Chandrasekhar, director of the the Sanjay Gandhi Botanical Garden, popularly known as Patna Zoo.

"The cubs are healthy and we are looking after them carefully," he said.

The last birth in the Patna zoo took place in 2012.

Update: 05 March, 2014