In a shocking & tragic incident, an 8-year-old boy died after being mauled by stray dogs in Bhiwandi in Thane district of Maharashtra.
The incident took place near a dumping ground in Kamatghar locality. Source said that about 12 dogs attacked the boy for around two hours.
The deceased has been identified as Niraj Yadav, who is a resident of Kene village near Bhiwandi.
Following the incident, the boy was rushed to a private hospital from where he was referred to Thane civil hospital.
Niraj succumbed to his injuries on his way to the hospital.