Today in Daiya village, a young Phlibhit Tiger attacked a man which has roll out of the Pilibhit forest.
Accroding to A K Singh, Divisional Forest Officer, Pilibhit, “For the last eight days a two and half year old male has been roaming in Pooranpur town area of Pilibhit district but till now he was killed by the Tiger.”
A K Singh said that this incident is took place when the 35 years old Darbari Lal was working in his field with his younger brother. It is the first attack on the human beings. When the Tiger attacked Darbari, his younger brother raised an alarm.
Singh said, “It is difficult to say why the tiger attacked a human. He might have mistaken him for an animal, because it did not stay there after the attack but ran away.”
During the attack of Tiger Darbari suffered injuries on his back, head, hands and legs and was immediately rushed to the nearest Primary Health Center, where he was treated and sent back home.
During the first week of July Tiger has reached up from Mala River Forest Range in North Pilibhit forest area because of high temperature.
The Wildlife Trust of India (WTI) has sent a team to scare the tiger into the Haripur range by lighting fires and bursting crackers near the village.