Anantnag, Sep 30: A boy was critically wounded when a bear attacked him in Anantnag district, official sources said on Sunday.
They said a bear entered village Manzmooh Dooru in Anantnag district from nearby forest. However, before the villagers could do anything, the wild animal attacked 14 years old Aaqib Nawaz S/o Mohd Yousuf Malik near his house. The bear escaped back into forest when people shouted and attacked the animal.
The boy was immediately rushed to a local hospital from wherefrom he was referred to SMHS Srinagar in a critical condition.