Pulwama: A 6-year-old boy was killed by a leopard near his house in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district late last evening, sources said on Saturday.
Panic gripped the Banderpora village of Pulwama after a leopard lifted a 6 year old child identified as Mohammad Azim Padroo son of Abdul Hameed Padroo when he was out along with his grandfather Abdul Gani Padroo.
Locals told Kashmir Reader that the incident took place outside the residence of Padroo at Banderpora Koil village of Pulwama district.
After the villagers started searching the boy they found him dead late in the evening.
Police officials confirmed the boy was lifted by leopard and killed in Banderpora village.