SIALKOT - A local farmer died due to dog-bite in far-off bordering village Kingra here on Wednesday.

Reportedly, a stray mad dog had bitten Muhammad Jamil alias Bholla (42) due to which the farmer sustained wounds and also became mad. He was taken to a local hospital for medical treatment, where he succumbed to his injuries.

Local people staged a protest demonstration by placing the body in village's chowk and lodged strong protest against the Pasrur Tehsil Municipal Administration (TMA)  for its alleged failure in killing the mad and stray dogs in the area.

Later, the dog biting victim was laid to rest in his native graveyard. A large number of the people attended his funeral, He was the father of three minor children.