Bee deaths

A five-year-old boy and his three-year-old sister died after being stung by bees today at Tajeikaiphun in Manipur's Noney district.

By Ngangbam Indrakanta Singh in Imphal
  • Published 15.10.17
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Imphal, Oct. 14: A five-year-old boy and his three-year-old sister died after being stung by bees today at Tajeikaiphun in Manipur's Noney district.

Five children of Anand Rongmei and Chamdanthailiu Kamei had gone to their farm and one of the boys aimed a catapult at a beehive. The bees stung the children. Poudungai Rongmei and Gaipuidinliu were rushed to Nungba health centre, where they died.

Luke Rongmei and Obedient Rongmei, who are in critical condition, were shifted to Imphal for further treatment.