Woman mauled to death by leopard in Maharashtra

A 25-year-old woman was mauled to death by a leopard in Jalgaon in north Maharashtra, official said today.

Published: 17th November 2017 02:28 PM  |   Last Updated: 17th November 2017 02:56 PM   |  A+A-

By PTI

NASIK: A 25-year-old woman was mauled to death by a leopard in Jalgaon in north Maharashtra, official said today.

Deepali Jagtap, a resident of Varkhed in Chalisgaon tehsil, was mauled to death on Wednesday by a leopard while she was working in an agriculture field, said Chalisgaon sub-divisional officer (SDO) Sharad Pawar.

Irate locals brought her body to the SDO office yesterday demanding that the leopard should be trapped.

Pawar said a financial aid of Rs one lakh would be given to Deepali's kin.

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