Leopard dies as cable fence turns a trap in Sakaleshpur [Pictures]

First Published 28, Jun 2018, 2:08 PM IST
Leopard dies as cable fence turns a trap in Sakaleshpur [Pictures]
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A leopard was entangled in iron cables that were part of a fence at the farm. The wild cat died while struggling to get off its clutches. The incident occurred at Achinahalli in Sakaleshpur, Karnataka.

A leopard was entangled in iron cables that were part of a fence at the farm. The wild cat died while struggling to get off its clutches. The incident occurred at Achinahalli in Sakaleshpur, Karnataka.

The owner of the farm had used the iron cables to fence his land. The leopard, which walked from the nearby forest into the farm got entangled in the cables and died on the spot. The incident came to light when villagers saw the leopard lying still near the farm, early morning today (June 28).

The forest officials were informed immediately, and they rushed to the spot. But the leopard  had already breathed its last. The officers are investigating the case further to clarify that there are no loose ends to this incident.

 

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