Chamrajanagara, Karnataka, May 2 UNI | 3 months ago

A 38-year-old farmer sustained injuries when a leopard attacked at Beramabdi village bordering Maddur forest range under Bandipur Tiger Reserve in this Karnataka district.

Police said the victim identified as Krishnappa was returning home last evening from his fields when the leopard attacked him. He was treated at Gudlupet government hospital.

The villagers blamed the forest officials for such frequent wildlife attacks who had not taken any steps to control or trap the big cats.

(Posted on 02-05-2014)