Octogenarian found dead in Chitwan forest

CHITWAN: Partly-eaten body of an 83-year-old man was found at the Majuwa Community Forest of Chitrawan Municipality in Chitwan district on Thursday.

The deceased has been identified as Mahabir Thapa of Shardanagar of Chitrawan Municipality-5.

The man had been missing since November 16.

The District Police Office, Chitwan, suspect that he could have been killed by a tiger.

The body has been handed over to the family member after conducting postmortem, informed police.