Leopard kills two near Gir forest

Leopard kills two near Gir forest

Agency News

Amreli, Sep 29 : Close on the heels of the killing of a five year old boy by a leopard, the bodies of two people, suspected to be attacked and killed by a similar beast were found on the outskirts of Monwel village in Dhari taluka of Amreli district in Gujarat on Sunday.

Police said that bodies of Karsan B Sagathiya and his relative Bhutabhai A Vala were found in an agricultural field on the outskirts of the village today. They were labourers living in a farmhouse. There were marks of attack of a leopard on their bodies. It is suspected that they were attacked by the leopard late last night.

Earlier yesterday a five year boy was killed by a leopard in Champathal village close to Liliya range of Gir-East forests.

In another incident a 23 year old youth was attacked and injured by another leopard in Kedariya village in Savarkundala tauka of Amreli district yesterday.(UNI)