The victims had gone inside the forest to collect firewood when they were attacked by two bears near Fotaki village .Three persons, including a woman, were killed and two others injured when wild bears attacked them in Odisha’s Nabarangpur district, officials said on Wednesday.
The victims had gone inside the forest to collect firewood when they were attacked by two bears near Fotaki village under Jharigaon range yesterday, Divisional Forest Officer Swayam Mallick said.
While three of the villagers died in the attack, two others escaped with bruises.