|Early Times Report|
SRINAGAR, Nov 20: The summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, Srinagar has recorded 4400 cases of animal bites in six months.
Quoting officials a Srinagar based news agency on Monday reported that as many as 4400 cases of animal bites have been recorded between April 2023 to September 2023.
"Among these cases, 30 percent are attributed to cat bites, underscoring a more extensive concern regarding animal bites within the city," officials added.
Meanwhile SMC Commissioner, Athar Amir Khan said, "We now have a world-class sterilization center in Tengpora Srinagar, and the sterilization process has been ongoing for the past three to four months. We have almost completed the sterilization process in four to five wards."