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9) Man and animal conflicts are on the rise thanks to shrinking forests and destruction of wildlife habitat. Recently a middle aged man was killed by tiger when he was tending his cattle near a reserved forest. The villagers protested against the forest department and demanded the killing of tiger. If an hungry tiger kills a human for food, is it ethical on the part of humans to demand its killing? Critically comment.

Topic: Essence, determinants and consequences of Ethics in human actions; dimensions of ethics

9) Man and animal conflicts are on the rise thanks to shrinking forests and destruction of wildlife habitat. Recently a middle aged man was killed by tiger when he was tending his cattle near a reserved forest. The villagers protested against the forest department and demanded the killing of tiger.

If an hungry tiger kills a human for food, is it ethical on the part of humans to demand its killing? Critically comment. (150 Words)

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