Captured tiger found roaming in Dungun dies

Published on 23 Jul 2019 5:34:11 PM

The Malayan tiger that was found roaming in a village in Dungun, Terengganu has died.

The Department of Wildlife and National Parks (Perhilitan) in a statement, said the five-year-old tiger, nicknamed "Awang Besol", died at about 5.30am on Tuesday at the National Wildlife Rescue Centre in Sungkai, Perak, despite intensive efforts to treat and save it.