A 52-year-old woman was severely injured in a bear attack incident at Maan village of Kankumbi forest range in Khanapur on Wednesday.
The injured has been identified as Roopavati Krishna Varandekar, resident of Maan village. According to sources, Roopavati was along with two other women returning home from jungles after collecting fire wood when the bear attacked her near the school of the village. At the very information forest department personnels along with villagers rushed Roopavati to district hospital. However, noting her critical condition she was shifted to KLE hospital.