Nabarangpur: A man was mauled to death by a wild bear in Nilamundiguda village forest under Tentulikhunti block in Nabarangpur district on Tuesday. The deceased has been identified as Vijayadan Khara of the same village.
According to sources, Khara along with his cattle had gone to his farmland near the village.
On his way to the farmland, he encountered a wild bear and fell into the clutches of the animal, added sources.
After spotting the victim in critical condition some villagers rushed him to Nabarangpur DHH. However, he succumbed while undergoing treatment.