Published On: Thu, Jul 30th, 2015

Another leopard attack in Pauri

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17 year old boy attacked while grazing sheep

Another leopard attack happened in Pauri when Pritam Singh 17, a resident of Simarkhal village in Ekeshwar block of Pauri Garhwal, was grazing his sheep when he was attacked by a leopard. On hearing his screams, Gaurav and Ravindra rushed to Pritam’s rescue and threw stones at the leopard, following which the beast escaped. Pritam was taken to a nearby health centre. His condition is stated to be out of danger. Pritam has sustained injuries on his neck and back. He was taken to a nearby hospital where he said to be out of danger.

The locals are in constant fear as these attacks are becoming a regularity. Officials had set up a trap to catch the leopards but to no avail.


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