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Tourist team survives in rhino attack in Kaziranga

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  Kathmandu, Nepal      January 13 2018

 


Guwahati : A tourist group of South India was narrow escaped after a tourist jeep was attacked by an one horned rhino during jeep safari in Assam's Kaziranga National Park on Friday.

According to the reports, all member of the tourist group travelled in the vehicle survived the rhino attack without any severe injuries.

One member of the tourist group travelled in the vehicle Sojan Jose describing the rhino attack and tweeted that, the rhino attacked the vehicle and lifted it in air for few seconds. 

“A forest guard fired a shot but couldn’t fire the second one as bullet got stuck. Driver failed to start the vehicle. Rhino panicked in between and left. Jeep finally started and we escaped,” Sojan Jose said in his tweet.

Few rhino attack incidents also being took place in the national park in previous times.

(Reporting by Hemanta Kumar Nath)