A couple was attacked and killed by a wild boar while they were returning home in Khundali char located in Dhing town in Nagaon district on August 21st, 2019. Two other women also sustained serious injuries were in the grievous attack.
The deceased have been identified as Noor Mohammad and Jahanara Begum. While the injured have been identified as Junmoni Begum and Kulsuma Khatun.
As per reports, the incident took place while the couple and the other two women were walking home crossing a cornfield when the wild boar suddenly appeared and pounced on them.
A local said, “When we heard about the incident, we immediately rushed to their rescue and took them to a nearby hospital,”
“Unfortunately, the doctor declared the couple brought dead. The other 2 injured persons are currently undergoing treatment,” said another local.
According to the latest reports, post the incident a panic has gripped among the villagers, many are terrorized to come out of their homes over reports of a wild boar on the loose.
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Dhing | Edited by: Vairabi Rajbonshi