Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Dhenkanal, Dec 17:

As many as five persons were injured after they were attacked by a wild boar while working at crop field at Bhangamala village under Sadar police station in Odisha’s Dhenkanal district today.

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The victims were admitted to Athagarh sub-divisional hospital and later shifted to SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack as their condition deteriorated.

On being informed, Forest department staff reached the spot and tried to rescue the animal. However, the boar died in the process.