Daily Mirror (Sri Lanka)

In­fant bit­ten by rabid jackal in Ho­rana SEE REST OF THE STORY ON A2

- BY CHATURANGA SAMARAWICK­RAMA Viral · Incidents

It was clear that the jackal is ra­biesin­fected

A one-yearold in­fant had been bit­ten by a ra­bies-in­fected jackal on Wed­nes­day (7) evening in the Ho­rana area, the Po­lice said.

 ??  ?? The child who was at­tacked by the Jackal had been play­ing in­side the house with her brother and sis­ter,
In­stantly the Jackal had sprung up and bit­ten the right foot of the in­fant. Her loud screams while car­ry­ing the child out of the house had forced the Jackal to flee from the site sens­ing dan­ger.
A group of vil­lagers had later tracked down and killed the jackal.
The child who was at­tacked by the Jackal had been play­ing in­side the house with her brother and sis­ter, In­stantly the Jackal had sprung up and bit­ten the right foot of the in­fant. Her loud screams while car­ry­ing the child out of the house had forced the Jackal to flee from the site sens­ing dan­ger. A group of vil­lagers had later tracked down and killed the jackal.

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