Lucknow, 3 Sept: A tiger who had killed at least four persons, was captured on Wednesday and sent to the Lucknow zoo.
The big cat was on chase since August 15 and was believed to have come from Mailani range under south Kheri forest division.
The tiger was tranquilised in the forests near Chhedipur village.
He is nine feet long and weighed more than 300 kg. Though the tiger is 6-8 years old, but is considered young for the species. After the last killing, the forest department declared the big cat as a man-eater.