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Tiger parts are used in traditional Chinese medicine. The 40 dead tiger cubs were found in a freezer in a kitchen area, said Adisorn Nuchdamrong, deputy director-general of the Department of National Parks. “Foreign volunteers at the temple today told us about it and showed us the freezer. Perhaps they felt what the temple is doing isn’t right,” Adisorn said.
Tiger Temple Raid Reveals Dead Tiger Cubs In Jars Of Liquid At Controversial Tourist Attraction In Thailand 40 dead cubs were also found in freezers at the temple.
Forty dead tiger cubs have been found in a freezer at a controversial Buddhist temple in Thailand. The gruesome discovery was made after the country’s infamous Tiger Temple was raided by.
The dead bodies of forty tiger cubs have been discovered in a freezer at Thailand’s Tiger Temple, a popular tourist destination near Bangkok. Police and.
Bangkok: In a shocking discovery, Thai wildlife authorities found 40 Tiger cub carcasses in a freezer in Thailand’s famous Tiger Temple on Wednesday as they shifted the wild animals. The animals were removed live in response to international pressure over suspected trafficking and abuse. The Buddhist temple had become a tourist destination where visitors snapped selfies with bottles-fed cuds.
Thai wildlife officials found the carcasses of 40 dead tiger cubs in a freezer at Wat Pha Luang Ta Bua, a monastery commonly called the Tiger Temple that is one of Thailand’s most controversial tourist attractions. The authorities are investigating if these tigers are evidence of the temple’s involvement in illegal wildlife trading, the New York Times reports.
Dead tiger cubs, deer horns, a bull skull are displayed at the June 2016 raid at the Tiger Temple. Attempts to reach a Tiger Temple representative and calls to a listed number for the venue were.