A pair have been mauled to loss of life by a sloth bear who additionally devoured their our bodies in a savage forest killing.
Mukesh Rai and his spouse Gudiya have been strolling house via a wooded space in Panna, India, once they noticed the beast.
Mukesh, 43, and Gudiya, 39, reportedly tried to confront the bear earlier than the brutal assault at round 6.30am on Sunday, June 5.
The bear is known to have dragged their our bodies in direction of a river earlier than feasting on them for greater than 4 hours.
Cops then arrived on the scene and it took officers an extra two hours to tranquilise and seize the beast.
The bear has been transported to a zoo and the couple’s dependents have been given monetary help of 400,000 Rupee.
Divisional Forest Officer Gaurav Sharma informed DNA India: “The animal will not be released in the forest and we plan to send it to some zoo in another city.”