Basi the panda who lived in captivity most of her life outlived other pandas by almost two decades. Pandas in the wild generally live about 20 years, but captive animals usually live longer.
The panda was very popular among Chinese residents most of whom were very saddened by the news.
Oh this is so sad. R.I.P. little one.— Teal Fitzpatrick (@FitzpatrickTeal) 14 сентября 2017 г.
Basi had been reportedly brought to the zoo at the age of five when she accidently fell into a river and was rescued.