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Flying squirrel rescued in Odisha


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Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Keonjhar, June 7:

A rare flying squirrel has been rescued by people of Mahadeijoda village in Odisha’s Keonjhar district .

According to reports, a security guard of a mobile tower found the squirrel stuck  in a barbed fence in the early morning hours on Friday and informed the matter to the villagers, who rushed to the spot.

The villagers, after rescuing the squirrel, informed the officials of the Forest department. But since none of them turned up, the people released the rare squirrel in the nearby forest, local sources said.