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He said environmental police were at the scene to tranquilize the bear and remove it to a remote area, if necessary.
Srinagar, Feb 28 (ANI): The Sheri Kashmir University of Agriculture Sciences and Technology of Kashmir (SKUAST-K) in collaboration with the Jammu and Kashmir's Department of Wildlife Protection and the Wildlife Trust of India (WTI), organized a practical workshop for veterinary students from across the country and taught them how to tranquilize wild animals such as leopards.
Fortunately, employees of California Department of Fish and Game were able to tranquilize the bear, with plans to return her back to the wilderness.
They wanted to drive the bear up a tree, then tranquilize him - but the bear wouldn't cooperate.
Authorities were unable to herd the cornered animal up a tree to safely tranquilize him.