Since Tuesday night, people have been terrified as a leopard was spotted in Kurseong, sub-division of Darjeeling district. The local people have told that the said leopard was spotted on Pankhabari Road for the past few days.
When the above mentioned leopard was seen again on Thursday night, the local people informed the forest officials who came to the rescue. They searched the area, until evening, but couldn’t find any trace whatsoever and returned. The forest officials have assured the local people that they will continue searching and will also fetch a cage to catch the leopard.