SRINAGAR: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) General Secretary Organization Ashok Kaul had a narrow escape on Wednesday after a leopard entered his official residence at S1 Church Lane.
Quoting BJP’s Media In-charge, Manzoor Bhat the news agency KNO reported that Koul was busy in morning activities at his official residence when a leopard appeared in the lawn.
However, he managed to flee from the spot, they said, adding that the wildlife department was informed in this regard.
Meanwhile, a team of wildlife departments captured a leopard in Sonwar area of Srinagar.
Officials said that a leopard had taken shelter in Church Lane Sonwar following which the Wildlife team successfully caught the leopard and dispatched it to Dachigam park.