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Tiger kills woman in Chandrapur

A 42-year-old woman was killed by a tiger in Chandrapur on Friday evening.

The tiger pounced on Varsha Dharmadas Jibhkate, a resident of Tulana-Mendha village, when she was tending her field in the north forest range under Bramhapuri forest division, range forest officer Poonam Bramhane said.

The woman’s family found her dead 100 m from the field, she said. The tiger has been identified as N-1 and two teams have been set up to look for it.

The victim’s family has been given an immediate relief of ₹20,000, and the rest will be given after formalities, the officer said.

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