Forest deptt traps leopard which mauled 6-yr-old boy to death

Guwahati: Following the incident of a leopard killing a six-year-old boy in Maligaon, Guwahati, a leopard was trapped on 25th August night in a cage set up by the Assam forest department.

Later on, the leopard was brought to the rescue center of Assam State Zoo, Guwahati by the staff of the Kamrup East Division with the help of the Guwahati police team of the Maligaon area.

A video surfacing on social media also showed that the poor animal was poked by the local people in the area with sticks and rods after being caged.

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