First cheetah cubs born in India since extinction

STORY: Video showed the baby cubs yawning, their gender had not been ascertained, said Principal Chief Conservator of Forests and Head Forest Force of Bhopal J.S. Chouhan.

The arrival of the big cats - the fastest land animal on Earth - was witnessed by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on September 17, 2022. It was the culmination of a 13-year effort to restore a species that vanished from India some 70 years ago.