Tiger kills farmer in UP's Bahraich

Updated: few hours ago

Bahraich (UP), Jun 23 (PTI) A 57-year-old farmer was killed by a tiger in a forest here, an official said on Thursday.

The incident happened on Wednesday near Bhartapur village on the banks of Gerua river under the Katarniaghat Wildlife Sanctuary, the forest department official said.

Ghanshyam Rajbhar was cutting grass when the tiger attacked him, Divisional Forest Officer (DFO) Akashdeep Badhawan said.