In a shocking incident, a 7-year-old-boy was attacked by stray dogs in Kalaburagi's Jewargi town of Karnataka. The incident took place when the boy was playing in the vicinity after school hours. Later, the family members rushed him to a nearby hospital. The boy has sustained severe injuries with bite marks all over his body. He is being given medical treatment. Similar incidents have been reported in different cities of late. The authorities should take concrete steps to curb such incidents in future.