Bison Herd Destroys Houses, Residents Panic in Mysore
By Express News Service | Published: 31st January 2014 10:20 AM |
Villagers of Kurunegala in Saragur hobli of Heggadevana Kote were driven to panic on Thursday when a herd of bisons stormed some houses in the area and destroyed crops on a field belonging to Nigaiah and Kamalamma.
The residents blamed Forest officials for the attack and charged them with not responding to pleas for protection from increasing wildlife menace. Range Forest Officer Shankere Gowda and others visited the village and promised compensation to the residents.