Rare white lion dies in Karachi Zoo

By: News Desk      Published: 07:01 PM, 24 Nov, 2021
Rare white lion dies in Karachi Zoo

A rare breed of white lion has died in Karachi Zoo as he was sick for the last 20 days.

According to the 24News HD TV channel, Karachi Metropolitan Spokesman Ali Hassan Sajid confirmed the death of the lion saying he had contracted pneumonia and died due to weakness.

The Karachi Zoo administration told the media that died rare white lion was imported from Africa in 2012 and was 15 years old.

The zoo administration also said that the rare breed of a white lion was brought at that time by paying a hefty sum of Rs10 million.

Reporter: Syed Rizwan Ahmed