A lion which escaped from the Jo’s Wild life Park this morning has been shot and killed. You can read about the escape here
The lion had reportedly escaped the park premises as the park officials tried to track the animal.
An official of the Ministry of Tourism confirmed that the lion had been tracked down, shot and killed.
It is unclear why the lion wasn’t tranquilized and why it had to be killed as it was reported that the lion had harmed no one.