Tiger attacks two farmers in Chandrapur

Chandrapur: Two farmers in Chandrapur district were injured after a tiger attacked them on Wednesday evening. Similar incident occurred in Wardha district where a young farmer mauled to death.

The deceased identified as Gopal Dhone and Uttam Dhone, residents of Sonegaon Begde under Chimur Nagar Parishad, the two farmers had taken their cattle to Kotgaon Shivar for foraging when the incident took place. The local people however managed to escape the tiger in nearby jungles. The injured farmers were taken to Sub-District Hospital and are being treated.

The Forest Department officials were informed about the tiger attack.