Wild boar in city colony; residents in panic

Published on By prameya news7 (author)

Bhubaneswar: Panic has now gripped the Census Colony in the Baramunda area here as wild boar has entered the habitation and, in its attack, two persons, including a security man, were injured. The animal is hiding in a nearby bush now. 

According to information, police and forest personnel have been trying for over two hours to catch the animal, but in vain.

“We are still trying to catch the wild boar. We have called Nandankanan officials to help us,” said a forest official.

Some villagers spotted the animal the morning and informed the forest officials.