SRINAGAR: A bear attacked and killed dozens of sheep and goat in south Kashmir’s Watoo Kulgam area, reports said.
A local news agency quotes that on Friday evening, a bear entered in godown of Aijaz Ahmad Magray S/o Ab Qayoom Magray resident of Watoo Kulgam and killed his dozens of live stock of worth above rupees two lakh.
The attack has spread fear among the residents and they prefer not to venture outside, because of presence of wild animals.
The residents have appealed to the concerned authorities to look into the matter and capture the bear so that any human life many not go waste.
Meanwhile SDM DH-Pora Kulgam, Ab Rashid Mir said that a team has been sent in the area to access the situation and wild life department has directed to act immediately.