Srinagar: A minor boy was mauled to death by a leopard in the central Kashmir district of Budgam last evening, official sources said on Saturday.
They said the leopard entered village Gujerpati Drang at Khag area in Badgam district from a nearby forest.
However, before the villagers could do anything, the big cat attacked six-year-old Parvez Ahmad Kataria near his house.
The wild animal left Parvez in a pool of blood when the villagers attacked leopard, who later escaped into forest.
The injured was rushed to local hospital, where he was declared brought dead.