Kathmandu : Three persons have been injured in a leopard attack in Dharmadevi Municipality-4 of Sankhuwasabha district.
The injured have been identified as Dhan Bahadur Ghimire, 76, Ganesh Ghimire, 25, and Tank Sripali, 40, of Dharmadevi-4, Humling.
According to Anirudra Singh Linkha, Ward Chairman of Dharmadevi-4, the locals had retaliated after a leopard entered Humling at 9 am today and started killing goats in the village.
According to Ward Chairman Linkha, the condition of Dhan Bahadur and Sripali is critical. The injured have been shifted to Chainpur Primary Health Center in a municipal vehicle for treatment, said Dharmadevi Mayor Ramesh Kumar Jimmy.
The leopard has also killed 13 goats in Humling.