29 April 2018
Jajpur: In yet another incident of man-animal conflict, bear killed a man and critically injured another at Hudi sahi cashew plantation area under Korei police limits in Jajpur district on Sunday.
The deceased has been Identified as Shyam Hesa and the injured, Sukura Munda.
According to the reports, the victim duo visited Hudisahi cashew garden to attend nature’s call early in the morning when the mishap took place. The wild bear first attacked Shyam Hesa while Sukura sustained critical injuries while trying to save him.
Both were admitted to the Jajpur CHC where doctors declared Shyam brought dead. Sukura was referred to SCB Medical in Cuttack due to his deteriorating condition.