An adult female leopard was trapped in the cage planted by the Forest Department in the No. 5 section of closed down Lankapada tea plantation. It is known that on Tuesday night the locals trapped the leopard in the cage. After this, the incident’s information was given to the forest department.
Upon receiving the news, the forest officials went to the spot and recovered the leopard and took him to the Khayerbari Chitua rehabilitation center.
It has been reported that the cage has been planted back in the Tea plantation.