Speeding car kills a leopard at Mayem

18 Dec 2018 06:32 PM

In an unfortunate incident a female leopard cub was killed by a speeding car at Kelbaiwadain, Mayem.



The incident took place on Monday night where a speeding car knocked down a female leopard while she was resting on the roadside. Efforts to save her failed.

 It's usual in Mayem to spot a leopard along the roadside.


People thus live in fear. But here, the leopard suffered grievous injuries. Locals rushed to the site and made efforts to keep her alive.


They also informed forest department. However, she succumbed to her injuries before the rescue team could reach the spot.


Keri Regional Forest Office took the body to conduct further process. 


In the recent past, the Leopard was seen on three occasions.



Reporter: Bureau | Desk: Sameep Narvekar | Editing: Vibhav Naik



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