Funding for this research was provided by:
Science and Engineering Research Board (YSS/2015/001606)
University Grants Commission
Received: 9 November 2021
Revised: 21 April 2022
Accepted: 14 June 2022
First Online: 3 August 2022
: The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.
: Jungle Babblers are listed in Schedule IV under the Indian Wildlife Protection Act (1972) and designated as ‘Least Concern’ by IUCN’s Red List of Threatened Species. This study was conducted with necessary permits (No. 3625) from the Department of Forest and Wildlife Preservation, Government of Punjab, India, and with the approval of the Institute Animal Ethical Committee (IISER/SAFE/PRT/2018/003), IISER Mohali, India. No animals were harmed or kept in captivity for this study.