Man dies of bee attack in Thane

Updated On : 15 Apr , 2017 , 04:09 PM
Honey bee (File photo)
Honey bee (File photo)

After being stung by a swarm of honey bees, a 54-year-old man died on Saturday, a civic official said.

Umesh Saraf was standing on the Pokhran road near Glaxo Company when he was stung by a swarm of honey bees at around 8.30 AM, Thane Municipal Corporation's Regional Disaster Management Cell chief Santosh Kadam told PTI.

Saraf was injured and rushed to a nearby hospital where he died during treatment, Kadam added. Police said a case was registered.

First Published : Saturday, April 15, 2017 04:04 PM


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