PAMPORE: Panic gripped the residents of D K Pora in Shopian district after a leopard appeared in the village. The wild animal was, however, captured by wildlife officials later. Locals told Kashmir Reader over phone that scores of youthchased the animal out of the village and informed the wild life officials.
“Before the wild life officials reached the spot some villagers had hit the animal in head leaving it unconscious. The wild life officials later tranquillised and captured the animal,” said an eyewitness.