Erode (TN) Apr 28 (PTI) The carcass of a tusker, believed to be 10 years old, was found in Sathyamangalam Tiger Reserve here today, forest department officials said. Also Read - JEE Main 2021: NTA Asks Students to Beware of Fake Website, Candidates Must Access jeemain.nta.nic.in

Veterinary doctors who examined it, said it had died of starvation, the officials said. Also Read - PCB Announces 20-Member Squad for South Africa Tests; Shan Masood, Haris Sohail Among Six Players Dropped

Later, arrangments were made to bury the carcass in the nearby area, the officials said Also Read - International Flights: Air India Commences Non-stop Hyderabad-Chicago Flights | Details Here

They ruled out poaching as the cause of the death.

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