The hen’s effectively preserved but close to-emaciated carcass was discovered in Could 2012 near the Deltaport container terminal, simply 40 metres from the Pacific Ocean.Like some marathon runners, I think this fellow lastly saw land and just crashed, exhausted, on the end line,” says Ildiko Szabo, a curator at the Beaty Biodiversity Museum and forensic ornithologist who led the identification of the specimen. The story unfolds within the Sundarbans, a luscious mangrove forest deep within the heart of Bangladesh at the moment dealing with ecological danger. Dokhini Rai, a half-human half-tiger spirit of the forest, transforms right into a tiger to devour the humans who are destroying the forest. Bonbibi, a woman youngster raised by animals, is chosen by God to embark on a spiritual quest to revive mutual respect between man and animal and the setting they share – their habitat and source of livelihood.
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