Leopard dies in Dhaka Zoo | The Daily Star
12:00 AM, January 01, 2010 / LAST MODIFIED: 12:00 AM, January 01, 2010

Leopard dies in Dhaka Zoo

A 12-year-old leopard of Dhaka zoo has died of an "unknown disease", zoo authorities confirmed last night.
Talking to The Daily Star, Zoo Curator Mosaddek Hossain said the leopard fell sick Monday evening. A board of veterinarians kept the leopard in quarantine on Tuesday and it died the following day. They could not identify the disease immediately.
He said, "The leopard died of an unknown disease".
“No animal of the zoo had died in last three months, as we are trying hard to improve the zoo management, ” Mosaddek claimed.
With the death of the leopard, a total of 22 animals of the zoo died in last one year.

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