Another predator becomes prey

23 June 2020 07:22 pm - 6     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

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One leopard was found dead while another was injured after they were caught in two separate snares at Kothmale last night. Pix by G. Krishanthan

 

 

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  • Kotiya Tuesday, 23 June 2020 08:42 PM

    1. deforestation in the name of plantations 2. inefficient wildlife department from knowledge to practicality. 3. insufficient funds allocated for the department and no national plan to protect or green cover and wild life. This is the most valuable thing we have in our country. Not BMW or Mercedeces or luxury housing or bungalows.

    BE FAIR Tuesday, 23 June 2020 10:01 PM

    So Sad. Humans becoming animals

    Saman Wednesday, 24 June 2020 05:46 AM

    At this rate soon there will be no more leopards in Sri Lanka!

    Russell von Bergheim Wednesday, 24 June 2020 07:25 AM

    Can't this indiscriminate slaughter be stopped.

    Sivalingham Somasundaram Wednesday, 24 June 2020 04:59 PM

    Sympathy for leopard. Tea plantation workers are attacked by leopards and wasps. Some even died. No action so far.

    Sarojini Samarasinghe Wednesday, 24 June 2020 06:56 PM

    Justice must prevail


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