Bhubaneswar,November 9: Palasuni area under Mancheswar a hyena was spotted at Bhoi sahi area on Sunday evening.Two youths were injured while running away.
The full-grown 4 feet long animal hyena was spotted by some local residents and they ran away to save themselves from possible attack.
Forest officials launched a search operation to trace the hyena, but in vain.
"We rushed to spot with our team after local people informed us. We are searching the animal following the pug-marks. We suspect that the animal might come from nearest Chandaka forest", Prasanna Parida, Rasulgarh Forester, said.