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Baula croc caged, taken to Nandankanan


OST Bureau
Choudwar/ Barang, Dec 30 :

The female Baula crocodile which had strayed into a pond along the bank of Birupa river near Choudwar was captured today by the local forest officials and handed over to the Nandankanan zoo officials, sources said.

The 8 feet long crocodile, spotted by local people inside a pond two days ago, was finally captured when the hungry reptile, lured by the meat inside a cage walked into the trap.

The Baula crocodile was later handed over to the zoo officials, sources said.