A leopard was found dead in the forest area of Handwara in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Tuesday. As per wildlife officials, the leopard died in a fight against bear and it was even seen by some locals as well as local staffers.
Reports said body of full-grown leopard lying in the forest area of Gulab Nad area of Magam was spotted today.
Soon the wildlife officials reached the spot and recovered the carcass.
Postmortem was conducted by the veterinary doctors at a nearby facility and later its body was buried.
Incharge Wild Life Forester, Hafizullah Khan told news agency GNS that the female leopard died in a fight with a bear. “The fight was seen by wildlife guards,” he said.