A man was critically injured on Sunday after a wild bearattacked him in Kangan area of Ganderbal district in central Kashmir.
The injured man was identified as Nazir Ahmad Gojar (38) sonof Abdul Rashid Gojar of Hayan, Palpora in Kangan.
An official said that Gojar was attack when he was grazinghis cattle in the nearby Sindh range forest area.
He said that Nazir was rescued by locals and shifted to subdistrict hospital Kangan.
A health official at sub district hospital Kangan toldGreater Kashmir that the injured person has received critical injuries.
He said that he has been referred to SKIMS hospital inSrinagar for plastic surgery.