Dogs maul three including a six year old kid Referred to Srinagar


Sopore, April 15: Stray dogs mauled three people including a six year old kid at two different places here on Friday spreading panic among people. All the three people have been shifted to Srinagar hospital for advanced treatment.
Locals told the children were playing when one of the six years old kid was mauled by the stray dogs at Janawara Sopore. The badly injured kid was taken to Sub-District Hospital where from Doctors refer him to SMHS hospital Srinagar.
In another similar incident at Hathlangoo Sopore, two elderly persons Habibulllah Lone and Muhammad Ashraf Mir were attacked by stray dogs. “They suffered serious injuries while doctors at local hospital referred them to Srinagar,” the locals said and alleged that the Municipal Committee has miserably failed to check the dog menace in the town. “Thousands of strays dogs are present in different parts of town hampering movement of people,” they said adding that in absence of scientific disposal of garbage, tons of waste has become a breeding ground for stray dogs.