Envis Centre, Ministry of Environment & Forest, Govt. of India

Printed Date: Thursday, August 18, 2022

Stigma of disease carriers threatens Nilgiris’ only colony of Indian fruit bats

 

 

 

Residents fear the bats carry zoonotic diseases that are transmissible to humans

 

 

 

 

Source: The Hindu Coimbatore, 22.09.2021, pg.5.