Shahdol / Umaria. (Nai Duniya representative). A 12-year-old boy was picked up by a tiger on Monday evening in the Bio Range of North Forest Division. According to information received about this incident, the incident took place in village Bocharo. Giving information, the villagers told that Rohit Panika (12) son Phoolchandra Panika had gone towards the farm. Meanwhile, suddenly the tiger arrived and he filled the innocent boy in his jaw. After this the tiger went in the direction of the forest. Since the incident took place late in the evening, nothing has been known about the innocent boy yet.
Death not confirmed: In-charge DFO North Neha Srivastava told that the tiger has taken the child but no more information has been revealed yet. The forest staff has reached the spot and the innocent is being searched. Last month, a tiger had picked up a woman near the same area, killing her. Tension has increased in the area since the child was picked up and people are expressing resentment against the forest department.
Tiger seen in Ghaghri, people saved their lives by running away
Panic spread among people here on Monday morning after the tiger was spotted in village Ghaghri in Umaria district. The tiger has been hovering around Umaria Nagar for more than a week. From Chirrawah adjoining the buffer zone of Bandhavgarh to ward number nine Karaundia Haar of Umaria Nagar, the constant sound of tigers in an area of about 12 km has put the farmers here in a panic. It is reported that on Monday morning the tiger entered a hamlet in village Ghaghri.