Heat forces tigers into water

  • A Royal Bengal Tiger roams in the water at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A Royal Bengal Tiger roams in the water at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A Royal Bengal Tiger roams in the water at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A Royal Bengal Tiger roams in the water at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A Royal Bengal Tiger roams in the water at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A Royal Bengal Tiger roams in the water at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A Royal Bengal Tiger rests by partially submerging itself in the water amid repressive heat at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A Royal Bengal Tiger rests by partially submerging itself in the water amid repressive heat at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A Royal Bengal Tiger takes rest in the water to beat the oppressive heat at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A Royal Bengal Tiger takes rest in the water to beat the oppressive heat at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A Royal Bengal Tiger takes a dip in the water to cool itself off at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A Royal Bengal Tiger takes a dip in the water to cool itself off at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A Royal Bengal Tiger takes a dip in the water to cool itself off at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A Royal Bengal Tiger takes a dip in the water to cool itself off at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A Royal Bengal Tiger takes a dip in the water to cool itself off at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A Royal Bengal Tiger takes a dip in the water to cool itself off at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • After playing throughout the morning, a Royal Bengal Tiger takes a dip in the water for some relief from excessive hot weather at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    After playing throughout the morning, a Royal Bengal Tiger takes a dip in the water for some relief from excessive hot weather at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A Royal Bengal Tiger rolls in grass after having a meal at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A Royal Bengal Tiger rolls in grass after having a meal at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A Royal Bengal Tiger waits for breakfast at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A Royal Bengal Tiger waits for breakfast at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A Royal Bengal Tiger waits for breakfast at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A Royal Bengal Tiger waits for breakfast at the National Zoo in Dhaka’s Mirpur. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi