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Mungantiwar said nobody in the Forest Department wanted to kill the tigress and, thus, hundreds of personnel from the department were trying to capture her alive since the last 3 months.
Man-eater tigress T1, also known as Avni, was shot dead late Friday night in Yavatmal district of Maharashtra.
The tigress was at around 20 meters of distance when darts were fired in order to tranquillize her. However, after hit by the darts she went violent and attacked the team.
The tigress named T1 from Pandharkawda has in the last 18 months killed 14 human beings.