A Royal Bengal tiger walks inside its enclosure at Alipore Zoological Garden in Kolkata, India.
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A Royal Bengal tiger walks inside its enclosure at Alipore Zoological Garden in Kolkata, India.

Man-eating tiger on the prowl in India

By TIM SULLIVAN

Associated Press

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MANIWALA, India — She lies in wait while her victims are collecting firewood, or taking cattle to graze, or working in the fields. She has grabbed people in broad daylight, carrying them away silently into the forests or the sugarcane fields. By the time the victims are found, often little is left but a pair of shoes, unspeakable gore and a ring of drying blood.

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