Leopard attack

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A leopard attacks a forest guard at Prakash Nagar village near Salugara on the outskirts of Siliguri on July 19, 2011. Six people were mauled by the leopard after the feline strayed into the village area before it was caught by forestry department officials. Forest officials made several attempt to tranquilised the full grown leopard that was wandering through a part of the densely populated city when curious crowds startled the animal, a wildlife official said. AFP







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  • Abdul Thursday, 21 July 2011 07:47 AM

    what about a faint injection or something,

    Jhone Thursday, 21 July 2011 07:57 AM

    their job is to protect animal's life... not butchers..

    Just Another Citizen Thursday, 21 July 2011 08:54 AM

    I think the beast has a bigger brain than you.

    Niko Thursday, 21 July 2011 03:57 PM

    Only few people understood that. sad about the loose poor animal...

    Gunda Junda Thursday, 21 July 2011 09:12 AM

    Nice.. 1 more winter suit...

    Niko Thursday, 21 July 2011 04:10 PM

    Completely agreed!!!!!!!!!
    Think, if we are loosing our home and the place we born by torture. So what we do? fight back to save our own home and the life. This incident same as that kind of situation...

    xai Thursday, 21 July 2011 05:59 PM

    that's what they used

    Sura Thursday, 21 July 2011 05:03 AM

    What stunning footage!!

    nanda Thursday, 21 July 2011 05:20 AM

    pana epa kiya duwanawa

    Manmohan Thursday, 21 July 2011 05:17 AM

    wow... g8 images... bravo !

    ishan Thursday, 21 July 2011 05:36 AM

    The forest dept officials tried their best not to kill it..THey and even teh villagers should be credited trying their best to capture it alive...Sadly few weeks back the largest leopard in Mihinthale santuary was gunned down by hunters inside the park for its skin..(Great images too)

    Noel Fernando Thursday, 21 July 2011 05:42 AM

    All the photos tell us that the incompetence of forest officials.they must be given training.

    Kan Thursday, 21 July 2011 05:52 AM

    Very braver guards, at least they did not kill leopard but caught it alive. Seems these will be the pictures of the year 2011.

    S.Dilruk Thursday, 21 July 2011 06:09 AM

    Leopard was died after the dramatic seen due to overdosed injection.

    Lanke Banda Thursday, 21 July 2011 06:47 AM

    Why are the guards giving protection to the beast. Is the Beast's life more valuable than the Guard's ? Madness they should have immidiately put the Leopard to sleep.

    Niko Thursday, 21 July 2011 06:55 AM

    The cat died within hours after the showdown, because of villagers used knives, stones and batons to beat back the cat. Google it.

    A nizam Thursday, 21 July 2011 02:25 PM

    First thing is we (humans) are intruding into the lands that originally belonged to the animals. So the least we can do is protect them for our children to see in the future.


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