A couple was injured after a tiger attacked them at Nijgadh Municipality in Bara on Sunday.

The wild cat attacked the couple when they were grazing goats at Tapobhumi Community Forest. Dil Bahadur Moktan, 42, and his wife Maili Maya Rumba, 38, at the municipality were injured, said police.

Police said that Maili received injuries on her neck and chest while her husband Dil received injuries on his arms and chest.

The injured are receiving treatment in Churehill Hospital and their condition is normal.

A version of this article appears in the print on April 18, 2022, of The Himalayan Times