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Indore: Additional commissioner to probe Jamuna’s escape


Indore: Additional Commissioner Devendra Singh will probe the incident of tigress escaping from her enclosure in city zoo and roaming freely among the Sunday crowd.

It may be recalled that tigress, Jamuna, jumped over her 14 feet enclosure and landed smack among huge Sunday crowd. Panic gripped the crowd and a stampede of sorts ensued but fortunately no one was hurt.  IMC Commissioner Manish Singh said that his deputy Devendra Singh would head the inquiry and submit report within 10 days. The inquiry will be focused on seven points:  How she escaped, what were the circumstances, reasons for excitement that caused her to jump off the enclosure etc.