Leopard attack victim’s kin to get support

  • News Digest

Nov 18, 2018-

The family of four-year-old Ranjita Lamsal, who died in a leopard attack on Thursday evening, has received financial support from local authorities. The Tanahu Division Forest Office and Bhanu Municipality jointly provided a relief support of Rs. 50,000 to Saraswati Lamsal, Ranjita’s mother. Ranjita, a resident of Bhanu Municipality-4 in Chisapani, was playing outside her home when she was attacked by the wild animal. The injured minor was pronounced dead at Damauli hospital. As per the relief guidelines concerning damage by wildlife, family of the dead is entitled to receive a maximum of Rs. one million in compensation. Necessary process has begun to provide the full amount to the family, Forest Officer Kedar Baral said. (RSS)

Published: 18-11-2018 07:41

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