By Express News ServiceBENGALURU: Even as the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike’s dog vaccination drive is in full-swing, a street dog bit two women in Rajajinagar in the early hours of Monday.Manjula Vijay Kumar, corporator, Rajajinagar said the two women were bit when they had stepped out of their home for a morning walk.
According to BBMP officials, the dog bit a homemaker and a domestic worker.
While BBMP officials have helped the two women with immediate medical attention and medication, officials were unaware if the dog was vaccinated or not.
Joint Director of the BBMP’s animal husbandry department, Dr S Shashikumar has said that according to the city’s stray dog census, there are 3.09 lakh stray dogs.
This time round, the BBMP is hoping to achieve 100 per cent vaccination of dogs in the city.
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