NEW DELHI: In a shocking incident, a seven-year-old boy was mauled to death by a pack of stray dogs in Jamia Nagar area here on Tuesday. The victim’s family alleged that the incident happened due to the negligence of civic agency and protested along with an AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan and demanded action against the officials of civic agency.
The incident took place at around 11 am when Mamun was playing near his house located in Jamia Nagar. While playing, he somehow strayed farther where four-five dogs attacked him. By the time Mamun could shout or scream for help, the ferocity of the attack had pushed him to the ground. And the dogs dragged him a few meters away.
An eyewitness, identified as Arif, told the police that one of the dogs bit the boy on the head while the other two mauled the lower part of the body. Arif attempted to save the boy but the dogs also attacked him. He ran away from the spot and informed the other persons.