Tiger kills man in Udham Singh Nagar

tiger man conflict udham singh nagar

Jai Kumar



Wildlife attacks continue to increase in Uttarakhand. In latest of incident,  a person was killed by a tiger in Sitarganj area of Udham Singh Nagar district.

Victim Shakur Ahmed 50 years had gone to the agriculture fields to get fodder for his domestic animals when he was attacked by a tiger that was nearby. The tiger acted with such shrewdness that victim friend Rafi, who was close by could not know what was happening.

The tiger killed Shakur at the very spot. The villagers who rushed to the scene expressed concern over the incident and sought prompt action against the erring tiger.

Tigers after leopards have been attacking humans in Uttarakhand for long and governments after governments in the state have so far failed to come up with any solution. The incidents of leopard killing humans have the most among these man wildlife conflict happenings.