Stray dog goes on biting spree, attacks seven people in Kottayam locality

1 min read
Read later

Representative Image / Illustration: Mathrubhumi

Kottayam: A stray dog unleashed terror at Thalayolaparambu in this Kerala district on Thursday with at least seven people suffering bites.

According to local residents, the animal, which was suspected to have been infected with rabies, attacked people in the market area.

Some of them suffered bite on their face while there were others who had injuries on hands, legs and stomach, they said.

The injured people later sought treatment at nearby hospitals.

The dog, which was on a biting spree, later died after being hit by a vehicle when some people tried to chase it away, they added. PTI

Add Comment
Related Topics

Get daily updates from

Disclaimer: Kindly avoid objectionable, derogatory, unlawful and lewd comments, while responding to reports. Such comments are punishable under cyber laws. Please keep away from personal attacks. The opinions expressed here are the personal opinions of readers and not that of Mathrubhumi.


1 min

Malayali cop brutally assaulted by three-member gang in Delhi 

Sep 22, 2023

kochi metro

1 min

145 pc increase in revenue; Kochi Metro gains operating profits for the first time

Sep 22, 2023

km shaji

Muslim League leader launches scathing attack against Pinarayi, Veena George

Sep 22, 2023