Six tigers to be relocated in Buxa Tiger Reserve

Six tigers would be relocated to Buxa Tiger Reserve (BTR) in north Bengal from neighbouring Assam as part of a plan for augmentation of tiger population in the reserve which was approved by the National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA).  Sighting of tiger was not reported for long in Buxa even as forest department claimed the presence of at least three tigers in BTR, which is located in Alipurduar sub-division of Jalpaiguri District.