Video: Mowgli girl found in UP’s jungle, eats, walks like animals

, 9:31 AM IST

Bahraich,UP: A girl was found in the Katarniaghat forests of Uttar Pradesh’s Bahraich with habits similar to that of animals.

The 8-year-old girl was found two months back by senior inspector Suresh Yadav and reportedly she has marks all over her body and can’t understand human languages.

“We spotted her playing among apes. As we tried to go near the girl, the monkeys surrounded her and some of them pounced on us,” Yadav to The New Indian Express.

The girl started screeching at Yadav just like monkeys when they tried to get hold of her. She was admitted to a local district hospital.

According to Chief Medical Officer DK Singh the girl has lived with animals for some times and after months of guidance now she is showing signs of improvement.

Speaking to ANI, Chief Medical officer DK Singh said, “The girl was found two months back, she eats and walks like animals and runs away on seeing humans. She has marks on her skin and looks like she has lived with animals for quite some time. Now she showing signs of improvement and is better and healthy.