BARAMULLA The stray dog menace continues to unleash terror on people in Uri town of this north Kashmir district as two more persons became fresh victims on Friday morning.
Last week, six persons sustained injuries in a dog bite incident in the area.
Reports said that a pack of dogs attacked two persons including a woman near Salamabad village of Uri in the district.
Confirming the incident, a doctor at sub-district hospital Uri said that they have received two persons with dog bite injuries.
He identified the injured as Shakila Begum and Altaf Ahmed Awan and said both are undergoing treatment.
The fresh attack has caused panic among the whole populace especially school going children, women and old-aged persons.
The locals have urged the authorities to take measures to contain the menace.
We appeal district administration to take measures to contain the dog menace as our normal life has been badly hit due to the terror created by these freely roaming canines, a group of locals said.
Be Part of Quality Journalism
Quality journalism takes a lot of time, money and hard work to produce and despite all the hardships we still do it. Our reporters and editors are working overtime in Kashmir and beyond to cover what you care about, break big stories, and expose injustices that can change lives. Today more people are reading Kashmir Observer than ever, but only a handful are paying while advertising revenues are falling fast.