Minor Boy Killed by Leopard in J-K

Published: 01st September 2015 01:29 PM  |   Last Updated: 01st September 2015 01:29 PM   |  A+A-


JAMMU: A 7-year-old boy was killed after a Leopard allegedly attacked him in Reasi district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Iqbal, who was residing with his mother and elders in Jonta Larh high altitude meadow-land in Mahore tehsil of Reasi district, was allegedly attacked and dragged by the Leopard to the forest belt late last night, a police officer said today.

His body was recovered today, he said, adding that there have been rising incidents of man-animal conflict in Mahore. The boy's body has been handed over to the family for burial, the officer said.

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