Patna, Oct 6: A man sustained critical injuries after being attacked by a wild bear Poipani village under Patna forest range in the district today. The victim has been identified as Natu karua, 35, of the village.
According to sources, Karua was returning to the village when he came across the wild bear near a farmland, which immediately attacked him. However, the wild animal left the spot as some villagers rushed the spot after hearing Karua’s scream.
On being informed the forest officials reached the village and rescued him. Initially, he was admitted to Patna CHC and later shifted to Keonjha district headquarters hospital, where he was undergoing treatment till the last report came in.