Published On: Jun 20, 2018
Lions being harassed by people has become a common sight in Gujarat. A series of such videos had gone viral in the past few months. The Gujarat government came in for severe criticism from wildlife lovers. But these may be the last such videos you will see now. Harassing Asiatic lions has now become a crime in Gujarat. Chasing lions in vehicles and shooting videos is illegal. Those caught disturbing the lions will face up to 7 years in jail.