LAHORE: Three lionesses give birth to nine cubs

LAHORE: The Lahore Safari Zoo Park’s 14-member lion club welcomed another nine new little member as three lionesses gave birth to healthy cubs.

Director General Wildlife and Parks Khalid Ayyaz Khan while talking to the media on Friday said that the lioness which gave birth to new cubs named as “Kajal”, “Kalo” and “Rani”.

Giving details, he said the Lahore Zoo had 12 lions, Bahawalpur eight, DG Khan two, Vihari two and Kamalia Wildlife Park had two lions while total number of lions under the Wildlife Department had reached to 52 now.

He said the new cubs were healthy and fit but visitors could see them after a month.