Alipurduar, 24th October: A leopard was trapped in a cage set by the forest department of the Binnaguri area in Sishujhumra Checkpost.
According to sources, a leopard was seen in the Binnaguri area, since last month, which prompted the forest department to set up a trap in the area. The locals sighted the leopard, trapped in the cage, this morning. The forest department was soon informed about the incident.
Upon receiving the news, the forest officials reached the spot and took the leopard to South Khairbari.