The deceased has been identified as Ruma Behera of the village.
According to the information, the couple had gone to attend nature’s call to a nearby farmland then they were attacked by the wild animal. Soon local residents rescued the duo in critical conditions and rushed them to Parjang Community Health Centre.
Later, the duo was shifted to Kamakhyanagar sub-divisional hospital as their conditions didn’t improve. However, Ruma died on the way to the sub-divisional hospital.
On the other hand, the woman, Tara, was undergoing treatment at the hospital till the last report came in.