Despite the best efforts by conservationists and animal rights activists, Avni, the tigress who was accused of being a man-eater was hunt down and killed on Friday night.

The hunt for Avni was led by Shafath Ali Khan, a sharpshooter and a highly controversial hunter.


While Khan was assigned to kill Avni, the death blow was given by his son Asgar Ali Khan, who pulled the trigger in the absence of his father.