Resident of Budhiganga Municiaplity-9, Bajura, Kaushilla Nepali, 21, who suffered injuries in a bear attack on Thursday has been without treatment due to financial issues.

Kaushilla was grazing cattles in a nearby jungle when a bear attacked her causing severe injuries on her head, neck and face.

Kaushilla's relatives had taken her to Bayalgada Hospital in Achham for treatment. The hospital then referred her to Nepalgunj and/or Kathmandu for surgery. However, her treatment couldn't proceed owing to lack of financial resources, her mother Dila Nepali shared.

Dila is the victim's only family as her father Prem Nepali died a few years back.

Their kin have are now seeking and have appealed for aid to as to transfer her to Nepalgunj or Kathmandu to proceed with the young woman's treatment.