Desk: The incidents of dogs attacking citizens are on the rise in Uttar Pradesh with one such incident reported on Sunday. A pack of dogs mauled a 12 year old girl to death. The incident took place in Sitapur.
The death toll in such fatal attacks has risen to 13 in the last six months.
According to Anand Kulkarni, Superintendent of police, said, “A 12-year-old girl identified as Reena died today after being attacked by a pack of dogs.”
The SP has assured to look into the matter. He said that the administration was tackling the menace already and the number of dogs in packs was decreasing.
“Earlier they used to attack in pack of six to eight dogs. Now they are reduced to two or four,” he said.