Man injured in tiger attack dies

Chitwan: A man injured in an attack by a tiger has died in course of treatment. Gangadhar Subedi of Kalyanpur in Madi municipality-6 died in course of treatment at the Bharatpur hospital on Saturday.

The 67-year-old was injured after coming under the attack of a tiger while herding cattle at a bush near the Simara village of Madi on June 18. A surgery had been performed in the injured head of Subedi, but to no avail.

Meanwhile, a prisoner has died in Bharatpur prison. Bharat Bahadur Thapa,58, of Kalaiya municipality, Bara was suffering from cancer. Thapa had been jailed for rape in 2017. RSS