A 45 year old woman named Duvsiya Bai from Korba district in Chhattisgarh went to the agricultural field to collect soil with her 11 year old daughter. While they were busy digging soil, the woman spotted a wild boar rushing to attack her daughter. The woman rushed to rescue her daughter and courageously fought with the boar. The struggle lasted for around half an hour after which both the woman and the boar died.
The forest department, on being informed about this incident, rushed to the village and carried out an investigation. Meanwhile an instant relief of Rs 25,000 has been given to the relative of the victim.
This heartbreaking incident took place at Teliyamar village under the Pasan forest range, said a forest ranger.