Points to Remember:
- India’s oldest chimpanzee Rita, who had not been keeping well for over two months, died at the Delhi Zoo due to multiple-organ failure, officials said.
- The 59-year-old chimpanzee was not eating properly since July 27, and was put on a liquid diet. The animal died at 12.15 pm, a Delhi zoo official said.
- On average, a chimpanzee has a lifespan of around 50 years. Following the chimpanzee’s death, the Delhi zoo has cancelled the inaugural function of Wildlife Week.
Important Possible questions based on above News:
- Name the India’s oldest chimpanzee, who died recently? Rita