Wildlife lovers, rejoice! Evidence of the presence of a sloth bear has been discovered in the Jambeshwar forest area which is situated near Udaipur. The sloth bear, belonging to the Myrmecophagous bear species, is native to the Indian subcontinent. It mainly feeds on fruits, ants and other small insects. It is listed on the IUCN Red List in the ‘vulnerable’ category.
The discovery was made by some forest trekkers in Udaipur. Wildlife photographers Vidhana Dwivedi, Manas Dixit, Vedang