Koraput, Oct 23: At least two people died and three others were critically injured in bee attacks in Koraput district. The deceased have been identified as Luki Jani and Ratan Muduli.
According to reports, some locals were attacked by bees when they were collecting firewood in a nearby jungle at Dasamantapur’s Chaulikanti village. Soon they were rushed to a nearby hospital, where Luki Jani succumbed to the injuries while undergoing treatment at the hospital.
In another incident, two sisters of Goudaguda village in Kakiriguma area were attacked by bees, while they were working in farmland in the afternoon. Soon the duo was rushed to Saheed Laxman Nayak Medical College & Hospital in Koraput.
However, Ratan died while undergoing treatment.