Anantnag, Apr 28: A leopard mauled over a dozen sheep in South Kashmir’s Anantang district.
The incident occurred at Larkipora village.
The owner of the live stock, Ghulam Muhammad Khanday told news agency CNS that a leopard sneaked into the makeshift shed and sucked the blood of 15 sheep while seven other have received critical injuries.
“I have lost 15 sheep. The leopard attacked the sheep during pre-dawn hours of Saturday when we were sleeping,” he added.
The incident has sent shock waves among the locals who have appealed local administration particularly Wild Life Department to take appropriate measures to trap wild animals that frequently emerge in the area. (CNS)