Tamil Nadu: 1 lion dead, 9 others test positive for SARS-CoV-2 COVID-19 at Chennai Zoo

Nine of the eleven captive lions at Arignar Anna Zoological park, at Vandalur near Chennai have tested positive for SARS-CoV-2 infection, as per a statement issued by the zoo authorities. SARS-CoV-2 is the virus that causes the disease COVID-19.