Belagavi, Apr 16: In a shocking incident, a 34-year-old drunkard was bitten to death by a pack of stray dogs at Bailhongal bus stand in Belagavi district.
The deceased has been identified as Imam Saab Kittur. He had heavily drunk and collapsed on the footpath on Thursday night when 15 dogs attacked him.
The incident came to light when police inspector Sanganagouda Patil on his night rounds saw a person lying in a pool of blood and called for an ambu lance.
Imam Saab, who had lost a lot of blood, died en route to the hospital. CCTV footage from the KSRTC bus stand revealed that the dogs had mauled him to death.