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Man-Eater   Wolves?

In a near by town of Bhopal some Indian wolves were reported to become man eater as five children’s of both the sex were killed .As an action to this situation six wolves were killed with a question mark whether the killed wolves were man eater?

To solve this alarming problem the postmortem of the wolves was conducted in the Institute out of which three wolves GIT were found to have findings of human remains consisting different type of cloth pieces, pieces of scalp with hair. . Identity of clothings revealed these clothings to be of four childrens with one female child. The observation also revealed that out of six wolves three were man-eater, all the missing persons were eaten by these three wolves. With these results the fear among villagers was controlled. It shows how a multifacet scientific approach can be a miraculous solution of death mystery.