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National Geographic/Jodi Cobb

Northwest China’s Longnan city Villager Guan Quanzhi (68) has been compensated with US $62,500 (400,000 Yuan) after being bitten by a giant wild panda.

Guan of Liziba village in Bikou Township was bitten while chasing a wild panda which intruded into his village on 1 March, 2014.

As per the sources; Guan (68) suffered fractures and artery ruptures on the right lower leg and ankle tibial after being attacked by the giant panda.

In February 2015, Guan’s relatives sued the county forestry bureau and Gansu Baishuijiang National Nature Reserve, after negotiation of his treatment failed.

Gansu Baishuijiang National Nature Reserve stretches across both Longnan City's Wudu District and Wen County.

According to the sources; it was the first case heard by the court of the country in which human being was attacked by protected wild animal.

After the courts final hiring, an agreement of 400,000 Yuan was awarded by both sides.

An agreement of 400,000 Yuan compensation was reached by both sides after the court's meditation.