SRINAGAR: A leopard who mauled a 4-year-old girl to death was spotted on the intervening night of Tuesday and Wednesday inside the deputy commissioner’s office complex in central Kashmir’s Budgam district.
Quoting sources news agency KNO reported that the leopard was spotted by locals and security forces inside DC office premises and they immediately called the wildlife officials.
Meanwhile, an official of the wildlife department said that a team of the department reached the spot within no time, however, they couldn’t locate the leopard after search it for at least four hours.
He said that the footprints of the leopard was the same as the one who was spotted at Ompora housing colony.
“Footprints were the same we found at Ompora housing colony and we have deployed the staff at every hotspot to eliminate this man-eater leopard,” he added.
Earlier on 3rd June, a four-year-old girl was mauled to death by the leopard after she was taken away by the man-eater from her home in Ompora Housing Colony in Budgam.