Kendrapara: A woman who was attacked by a wild boar in Narasinghpur village under Tantiapal Marine Police limits in Kendrapada succumbed to death today.
The deceased has been identified as Bharati Jena of the same village.
According to sources, Bharati had gone to attend nature’s call last night when the omnivorous animal attacked her leaving her critically hurt.
On hearing her screams, the family members drove the boar away and rescued Bharati in a critical condition.
Immediately, she was rushed to Rajnagar Community Health Centre (CHC). However, she succumbed today due to profuse bleeding.
District Forest officials have visited the village to take stock of the situation.