Hyderabad: A 55-year-old man, M Ramulu, succumbed to injuries he had suffered after being stung by a swarm of honeybees, Yacharam police said, here, on Monday.
According to Yacharam Inspector K Chandra Kumar, the incident occurred around 11.30 am on Sunday when Ramulu was heading towards home.
“While passing through a real estate venture, he was attacked by a swarm of honeybees. Passersby shifted him to a local private hospital. He underwent treatment for nearly 10 hours and was declared dead on Sunday evening,” he said.
Police, who were informed by the hospital authorities, recovered the body and booked a case. Ramulu’s body was handed over to the relatives after the autopsy at Ibrahimpatnam Government Hospital on Monday evening.
Further investigation is on.