Belagavi: In a shocking incident, a 34-year-old drunkard, who fell on the street after excessive drinking, was bitten to death by a pack of stray dogs. The incident has been recorded in a CCTV camera.
The incident occurred at Bailhongal bus stand on Thursday night. The deceased, Imamsaab Kittur, a native of the same town, collapsed on the footpath after having too much to drink. That proved fatal as a pack of 15 stray dogs pounced upon the victim and mauled him to death.
The incident came to light when a Police Inspector Sanganagouda Patil, who was on night rounds, saw a person lying in a pool of blood and called the ambulance immediately. However, Imamsaab who had lost too much blood, died enroute to the hospital.
To know the cause of the death, the police examined the CCTV footage installed in the KSRTC bus stand. The police was shocked to find that the dogs had attacked him and mauled him to death. A case has been registered with the Bailhongal Police.