[WATCH] Lion cub rescued from 80-feet well in Gujarat -The Asian Age

A two-year-old female Asiatic lion cub, who had fallen into a 80-feet well in Gujarat's Gir region was rescued on Saturday after six-hour-operation.

The incident took place near Amrapur village in the Gir Somnath district on late Friday night.

Villagers immediately informed the wildlife department authorities when they found the cub inside the well on Saturday morning.

Rescue team was rushed to the spot and managed to pull her out from the well without any major injuries.