Himalayan Ibex (wild goat) captured alive in Ganderbal village
Post by Umar Raina on Sunday, December 4, 2022
Wildlife authorities has rescued a wild goat belonging to a Ibex species from the remote Village of Wangath area of Kangan in central Kashmir's Ganderbal district on Sunday, Official Sources said here.
The Himalayan Ibex (Wild Goat) was rescused on Sunday early morning, said Incharge wildlife Control Room Ganderbal Shabir Ahmad to Rising Kashmir.
He said that they received a tip about a wild goat (Himalayan Ibex) roaming in Wangath area after receiving the information a team of wildlife along with control room reached the said area and after hectic efforts with the help of locals wild goat was captured alive.
The Himalayan Ibex is a member of the Ibex species, a type of wild goat that roams the mountain ranges around the world. They are easily recognised by the curved horns and beards.