Leopard which entered in Navsari, Gujarat.
Leopard which entered in Navsari, Gujarat.

Gujarat: Leopard enters residential area, captured

ANI | Updated: May 19, 2019 07:00 IST

Navsari (Gujarat) [India], May 19 (ANI): A leopard strayed into the police lines here on Saturday triggering panic among the residents before he was captured by the forest department after a seven-hour struggle.
The leopard was later taken away by the forest authorities in a cage.
Cases of leopards from nearby forests entering residential areas in search of water and food have become common. Experts cite deforestation as a possible reason for wild animals straying into cities and villages. (ANI)