Nine including children bit by dog in Kerala

The dog is suspected to be the pet of a local resident who owns several canines, Eldhose said. The animal is reportedly not vaccinated either.

BySouth First Desk

Published May 09, 2024 | 9:30 PMUpdatedMay 09, 2024 | 9:30 PM

Strays dogs. Representational image. (Creative Commons)

Around nine persons, including children, were bitten by a dog, suspected to be a pet, near Muvattupuzha in Kerala’s Kochi on Thursday, 9 May. Initially the dog bit the children coming out from a madrassa at around 9 am, Muvattupuzha Municipality chairperson PP Eldhose said. Later the canine bit several others in the area before it was caught.

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