Two leopard cubs born in Jharkhand

Last Updated: Sun, May 12, 2013 10:40 hrs

Authorities at Ranchi's Bhagwan Birsa Biological Park have announced the birth of two leopard cubs, news of which has left animal lovers thrilled.

"We changed her (pregnant female leopard's) diet by including supplements and multi vitamins, specially vitamin A and E which increase reproductive efficiency. Our efforts paid off. T he female leopard conceived," said Ajay Kumar, a veterinary doctor at the zoo.

Officials said the cubs were healthy and adapting well to the weather and their immediate surroundings.

The cubs and their mother have been kept in a separate cage and would be soon placed in their enclosure for public viewing. (ANI)

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