Leopard creates panic in Mysuru locality

Published: 14th November 2016 01:39 AM  |   Last Updated: 14th November 2016 03:55 AM   |  A+A-


The leopard standing on a rock at Gowrishankar Nagar in Mysuru on Sunday| Udayashankar S

By Express News Service

MYSURU: Residents of Gowrishankar Nagar are living in fear as they  spotted leopards many times in the last three days.  
When they spotted a leopard on Sunday, they informed forest officials. The officials who rushed to the spot burst crackers and chased away the leopard.

The residents have found carcasses of calves and a pig in bushes and this created fear among them. They suspect that the leopard might have attacked the animals when it left for grazing in open field.
People who have spotted the leopard sitting on a rock on Saturday, urged Forest officials to catch the leopard at the earliest. The officials placed a cage and asked the people not to come out of houses after sunset.

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