MURIDKE: A rabid dog bit four people, who were hospitalised on Tuesday.
A mother of one of the victims had a heart attack from the shock and died the same day.
According to residents of Watuke, a rabid dog was seen running loose in the streets and bit Irfan, Tahir, Chand and Maqbool. The injured were sent to the hospital and a witness to the incident, Tahir’s mother Rehmat Bibi, had a heart attack and died. Residents of the area protested against the local authorities and the district health officer has ordered for an operation to impound stray dogs.
Published in The Express Tribune, April 13th, 2011.
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