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Woman Suspected to Have Been Mauled to Death by Tiger in HD Kote Taluk

Woman Suspected To Have Been Mauled To Death By Tiger In Hd Kote Taluk

A 48-year-old woman, identified as Chikki from Malada Haadi in N Begur panchayat limits, is suspected to have been mauled to death by a tiger near Moorband Betta in HD Kote Taluk. Her mutilated body was discovered in the early hours of Sunday, prompting an investigation by police and forest officials.


Tragic Incident Unfolds

According to officials, the woman was attacked by a tiger while she was tending to her goats. The large cat allegedly dragged her body into the forest area, where her remains were found near a forest watchtower on Sunday morning.

Search Efforts and Investigation

Family members, villagers, and forest staff initiated a search for the missing woman on Saturday. Police and forest department officials later visited the scene, and the Antarasante police have registered a case to investigate the incident further.

Community Mourning and Safety Measures

The tragic incident has left the community in mourning, highlighting the importance of wildlife safety measures in areas prone to such encounters. Authorities are expected to take measures to ensure the safety of residents and prevent future incidents.

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