Jajpur: Summoned by the sound of screams, a Jajpur woman raced off to her backyard to find a terrifying sight, where a jackal was eyeing over her daughters.
According to sources, the incident took place in Durgapur village under Sadar police limits in Jajpur district while the two girls had gone to attend nature’s call when the wild animal attacked them.
The woman reportedly managed to fight off the animal that jumped on her two daughters. During the harrowing rescue, she nearly risked her own life to save her children’s lives.
The mother suffered minor injuries and scratches, sources said.