VARCA: A 41-year-old man from Fatrade-Varca was gored to death by a buffalo at Fatrade.
The person has identified as Jeneto Vaz, allegedly got injured during a bullfight that was held outside a starred hotel in Benaulim.
Vaz was taken in serious condition to the South Goa district hospital by ambulance.
Vaz’s family denied that he participated in any bullfights, saying he was hurt while handling a cow in a pound.
Investigations are still ongoing in relation to the unnatural death case that has been reported.
DySp Rajendra Prabhudesai said the Colva police has registered a case of unnatural death based on the statement given by the wife of the deceased and his brother.
DySP Rajendra Prabhudesai said that the police have filed a case of unnatural death and have begun an inquiry after being alerted to information that the dead was allegedly gored to death during a bull fight.
“The police will take further action if anything new about the case comes to light during the course of investigations,” he continued.