Srinagar: A middle-aged woman on Thursday was mauled to death by a bear in Harwan area of the city.
50-year-old Haleema was working in the kitchen garden of her home in New Theed locality of Harwan on Thursday when a bear appeared there and attacked her, official sources said. The woman sustained serious injuries in the attack as her family and neighbors chased away the beast.
The injured woman, official sources said was taken to SKIMS for treatment. However, she succumbed to her injuries there.
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