Sohan Singh Rawat, a daily wage laborer, was found dead in the Corbett Tiger Reserve. Officials said that he was mauled to death by a tiger in the reserve.
Singh was from the Sendhikhal Region of the Pauri district in Uttarakhand.
According to the patrolling officers, Singh was patrolling the Kalgarh Area of the reserve with them when a tiger attacked them.
Singh was dragged by the tiger by his neck.
The forest guards said that the tiger attacked them suddenly and did not see where the wild cat came from.
The tiger attacked Singh first and dragged him away by his neck.
Rahul, the CTR Field Director, said that a search party for Singh was assembled right away.
Rahul added that the officers found the body of Singh in the evening.
The body of Singh was left by the tiger in the jungle, officers found his half-eaten body.