17-year-old boy eaten by lions in Lahore’s Safari Park
LAHORE (92 News) – A 17-year-old boy was killed and eaten by lions in Safari Park, Lahore on Tuesday.
Bilal had gone to mow grass after scaling the fence of the lions. He has been missing for the last two days. The park administration had recovered the remnants of the boy from the cage of lions.
Later, relatives of the victim staged a demonstration against the park administration and broke the glasses of the offices. The police have started investigations into the matter.
The park administration expressed their ignorance how the boy had entered the cage.
Safari Park in-charge Shafqat said that lions are let loose in 15-acre of land. “All the lions are not left at the same time. “Citizens are allowed to visit the park only in vehicles of the administration.
Meanwhile, Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has expressed the grief over the incident. He sought a report from the Lahore commissioner and Wildlife secretary.
On the other hand, the victim’s father had pardoned the park administration. “It is not administration’s negligence.