A man who jumped into a lion's enclosure at the Delhi Zoo on Thursday spent several moments perilously close to the beast before being rescued. He guessed that eventually, had the guards not acted when they did, the lion would have gone for the man. Experts said the intruder was "extremely lucky" to have survived the encounter unharmed. "He seems to be mentally unstable. Janelle Griffith is a national reporter for NBC News. The victim was identified by the Caswell County Sheriff's Office as Alexandra Black, 22, a native of New Palestine, Indiana, and a recent graduate of Indiana University. A man provokes a lion and a lioness into attacking him by mocking them. The lion was shot and killed by sheriff's deputies. "While a husbandry team led by a professionally trained animal keeper was carrying out a routine enclosure cleaning, one of the lions somehow left a locked space and entered the space the humans were in and quickly killed one person," the zoo said in a statement. Delhi Zoo Lion: Chilling visuals show the man sitting face-to-face with the lion at the Delhi Zoo. The lion pounces on the man. A man who jumped into a lion's enclosure at the Delhi Zoo on Thursday spent several moments perilously close to the beast before being rescued. THE shocking moment a zookeeper was mauled and eaten alive by a tiger he had raised since it was a cub at a Chinese zoo has been captured on … A 22-year-old intern at a North Carolina zoo was killed Sunday after a lion escaped a locked space. Follow our special coverage of Coronavirus pandemic in India and get news updates from around the world. A man falls into a bear's lair gets eaten to death while still alive while watchers shouts and prongs the bear to no avail ... By: tedbilly (633.60) Tags: bear, devouring man, bear eats man, zoo fail. https://www.metacafe.com/watch/6472561/video_wild_lions_eat_man_alive He reportedly kept saying he did not want to be rescued. ET. "A lion of this size can kill a human being within 15 seconds," said Anish Andheria of the Wildlife Conservation Trust. Track Latest News Live on NDTV.com. Children visiting a lion enclosure at a local zoo in Poland were left traumatized after watching a male lion viciously attack and kill a lioness. He appears to be undaunted by the giant carnivore and even looks like he is trying to provoke it. Rehan Khan, a 28-year-old man from Bihar, was able to climb over the high metal grille surrounding the enclosure even though guards tried to stop him, officials said. He was immediately brought out without any injury," said a senior police officer. The lion was on the loose in the zoo for more than an hour before it was shot dead by police. ' Zoo officials described him as an unstable man. Reported as repost. "We all rushed to the spot, gave him a ladder but he did not listen. Animal Rights activist Gauri Maulekhi questioned the security in the Delhi Zoo. Alexandra Black, 22, who was killed Sunday by an escaped lion at a North Carolina zoo. "Even a few months back the lions' enclosure had been breached as there were no proper locks," she said. "The Conservators Center is devastated by the loss of a human life today," the zoo said in a statement. ................................ Advertisement ................................ 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Then we tranquilised the lion and rescued him," said Riyaz Ahmed Khan, spokesperson of the zoo. "The Conservators Center is devastated by the loss of a human life today.". Black had been employed at the Conservators Center for approximately two weeks, authorities said. There should be absolutely no scope of such incidents," added the activist. Alexandra Black, 22, who was killed Sunday by an escaped lion at a North Carolina zoo. In 2004, the zoo assisted the U.S. Department of Agriculture by accepting 14 lions and tigers that were part of a larger confiscation of animals living in unacceptable conditions, the center's website states. "Even if it is deliberate, surely the fencing is not high enough, so people are able to enter? The man is even seen casually lying down in front of the lion at one point. The center said it is investigating how the lion escaped its enclosure and that the zoo will be closed until further notice. Will the man make it? Location: Niger. THE shocking moment a zookeeper was mauled and eaten alive by a tiger he had raised since it was a cub at a Chinese zoo has been captured on … Officials originally said Black had graduated from Indiana State University. The Conservators Center in Burlington — between Greensboro and Durham — announced that the intern was killed during a routine cleaning of an animal enclosure at about 11:30 a.m. A white tiger attacked and killed a 20-year-old man who apparently slipped and fell into its enclosure at the Delhi zoo on Tuesday. Chilling visuals show the man facing the Asiatic lion, trying to engage it and even casually lying down at one point. Karen S. Travis Photography Dec. 31, 2018, 2:35 PM UTC / Updated Dec. 31, 2018, 6:07 PM UTC A man who jumped into a lion's enclosure at the Delhi Zoo on Thursday spent several moments perilously close to the beast before being rescued. It has more than 16,000 visitors each year. A 22-year-old intern, Alexandra Black, of New Palestine, Indiana, was killed by a lion during a routine enclosure cleaning at the Conservators Center zoo in North Carolina. Zoo officials described him as an unstable man. The Conservators Center houses more than 80 animals from 20 species, including about 20 big cats, such as lions, leopards and tigers. A 22-year-old intern, Alexandra Black, of New Palestine, Indiana, was killed by a lion during a routine enclosure cleaning at the Conservators Center zoo in North Carolina. Khan was taken to a police station. Zoo officials described him as an unstable man. Marjan (مرجان) (c. 1976 – January 25, 2002) was the most famous resident of Kabul Zoo.Marjan, which in Persian means coral, was born in West Germany in 1976 and was given as a gift to Kabul Zoo in 1978 by the Cologne Zoo.He arrived in the Afghan capital and, soon afterwards, a lioness by the name of Chucha joined him..