Chikmagalur, The 12-year old tiger which was captured by the forest officials recently from a plantation at Shikaripura, was released to Bhadra Reserve Forest at Hipla on Saturday, in the presence of Minister for Forest and Environment Jairam Ramesh.

The forest officials releasing the 12-year-old male tiger captured near Shikaripura, back to the forest near Hipla in Bhadra Reserve forest area