Farmer mauled to death by wild bear in Odisha’s Nabarangpur
Nabarangpur: A farmer died in a bear attack at Haldi village under Dabugam police limits in Nabarangpur district today. The deceased has been identified as Narasingha Jani.
Sources said Narasingha had gone to his paddy filed to see the crops but did not return thereafter. Today morning, his son went to the paddy field and saw his father in a pool of blood. He later rushed his father to Dabugam community health centre (CHC) in an ambulance with the help of locals. However, he died while undergoing treatment at the hospital.
Dabugam forest officials said Rs 10,000 compensation willl be provided to the family members of the deceased once the post-mortem reports comes in.