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Film director Nagathihalli Chandrashekhar, 2 others injured in bee attack

Mangalore Today News Network

Kundapur, Nov 12, 2015 :  Eminent Kannada film director Nagathihalli Chandrashekhar and two other members of his film unit sustained injuries  in a honey bee attack at Baruve village   in Hosanagara taluk on November 11, Wednesday.

Nagathihalli Chandrashekhar Chandrashekhar who suffered bee stings  on  his head, face, neck and  abdomen and was suffering from severe body ache was admitted to the Chinmayi Hospital at Kundapur. He is said to be recovering and is expected to be discharged today.

Others injured are  Chandrashekhar’s driver Krishna and a  crew member Chandru.

 A swarm of honey bees attacked Chandrashekhar and others when they were moving around in Baruve near the Kodachadri hills to identify shooting locations for  the film ’Ishtakamya.’ The film unit was staying at a farm house  near Baruve.