Budgam, Apr 10: A leopard was rescued last night by the officials of Wildlife Department in Kralpora area of Chadoora in central Kashmir’s Budgam district.
An official said that the leopard was spotted near in Kralpora by locals who informed the officials of wildlife.
He said soon after getting information, traps were set up and leopard was captured alive.
The official said it will be taken to a safe location and will be set free.
Ifshan Dewan, Wildlife Warden Wetlands said “There was already a movement of leopard in Rawalpora, Hyderpora and it’s adjoining areas from more than a month, and it is highly likely that the animal which has been captured is the same.”