Bear mauls man to death in Anantnag, injures two others

Jammu and Kashmir

Srinagar, May 1: A bear attack in Anantnag district of south Kashmir killed a man and injured two others.

One person identified as Abdul Rehman Bhat son of Abdul Gaffar Bhat resident of Ganaiepora Mattan was killed and two others identified as Skeena Akthar daughter of Abdul Rashid Poswal and Mohammad Ayoub son of Haji Dada were injured after a bear attacked them at Mattan, police said.

The body of the deceased was handed over to his relatives for last rites and the injured were shifted to the District Hospital Anantnag for treatment.