gujaratLocated at Sasan in Junagadh district of Gujarat, Gir sanctuary is the only home for Asiatic lions.

Spread over 1,412 sq km, the sanctuary draws a large number of tourist for the same reason and now the latest report may add more tourists to its account.

According to ANI, Over 100 lionesses are pregnant in Gir Sanctuary, which means the place will be home to more lions in the near future.

As per the census conducted by the forest department last year, the population of lions in Gir has seen a rise. The census put the total number of the felines in the state at 523, up from 411 lions counted in 2010.