March 20, 2019

Gurugram, India, march 20 – CRPF personnel perform Kalaripayattu, a traditional Indian martial art, during the 80th raising day of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) in Gurugram. Photo courtesy of PTI Photo
Sibolangit, North Sumatra, March 20 – Veterinarians and volunteers of Sumatra Orangutan Conservation Programme (SOCP) tend to a female orangutan they named ‘Hope’ during a surgery for infections in some parts of the body and to fix broken bones, at SOCP facility in Sibolangit, North Sumatra, Indonesia. A veterinarian says the endangered orangutan that had a young baby has gone blind after being shot at least 74 times, including six in the eyes, with air gun. The baby orangutan died from malnutrition last Friday as rescuers rushed the two to the facility. Photo courtesy of socp.official