BUDGAM — The leopard who mauled a 4-year-old girl to death last week was spotted on the intervening night of Tuesday and Wednesday inside Deputy Commissioner’s office complex in Central Kashmir’s Budgam district.
Sources said the leopard was spotted by the locals and government forces inside DC office premises and they immediately called the Wildlife Department officials.
Meanwhile, an official of wildlife department said that a team of the department reached the spot within no time. However, they couldn’t locate the leopard after searching it for at least four hours.
He said that footprints of the leopard were the same as the one who was earlier 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 June 3, a 4-year-old girl was mauled to death by the leopard after it took her away she was taken away from her home in Ompora Housing Colony in Budgam. (KNO)