Sunday, 1 March 2020

Leopard claims fourth victim in Karnataka State, India.

A three-year-old girl has been killed by a Leopard in Tumkur District, Karnataka, in what is believed to have been the fourth fatal attack by the same animal since October 2019. The girl went missing from outside her home in the village of Baichanhalli at about 8.00 pm local time on Saturday 29 February 2020. Her body was found some hours later with bite marks to har face and arms. Residents of the area have been calling on the Indian Forest Service to capture and remove the animal for some time, and many are becoming increasingly angry about what they see as a lack of action on the matter, while officials from the Forest Service report having made considerable efforts to capture the Leopard, including setting a large number of traps, without any success, and cite a rising Human population in areas where Leopards were once unbothered by Human incursions as part of the problem.

A Leopard in the Nagarhole National Park in Karnataka State, India. Srikaanth Sekar/Flikr/Wikimedia Commons.

The Leopard is thought to have claimed its first victim on 17 October 2019, when Lakshmamma, 60, of Kuppe Village, was killed while grazing her Cattle. On 29 November 2019 shepherd Anandiah, 60 of Doddamaralavadi was killed, again while grazing livestock, while Samarth Gowda, 5, of Manikuppe was killed on 9 January 2020.

Leopards are considered to be Vulnerable under the terms of the International Union for the Conservation of Nature's Red List of Threatened Species, with the Indian subspecies, Panthera pardus fusca, considered to be particularly vulnerable due to India's rapidly rising Human population, which has resulted in agriculture and other Human activities expanding into many former wilderness areas. For this reason, the Indian Forest Service usually try to relocate Leopards that come into conflict with Humans to more remote areas, preferably within national parks, though the extent to which local people co-operate is variable.

See also...

https://sciencythoughts.blogspot.com/2020/02/populations-of-small-carnivores-are.htmlhttps://sciencythoughts.blogspot.com/2020/02/macrogalidia-musschenbroekii-surveyinh.html
https://sciencythoughts.blogspot.com/2019/12/leopard-kills-five-year-old-boy-in.htmlhttps://sciencythoughts.blogspot.com/2019/12/indonesian-authoriteis-arrest-five.html
https://sciencythoughts.blogspot.com/2019/11/eygyptologists-uncover-trove-of-new.htmlhttps://sciencythoughts.blogspot.com/2019/09/assessing-how-wildlife-attacks-upon.html
Follow Sciency Thoughts on Facebook.

3 comments:

  1. Get A Blank ATM CARD And Cash Good Money/Funds Pay Your Debt directly today in any ATM machine around you anywhere in the world. contact cryptoatmhacker@gmail.com.. It's 100% guaranteed secure with no worries of being caught because the blank card it's already programmed and loaded with good funds in it, in such a way that's not traceable which also have a technique that makes it impossible for the CCTV to detect you, i am not a stupid man that i will come out to the public and start saying what someone have not done. For more info contact Mr john and also on how you are going to get your Card, Order yours today via Email: cryptoatmhacker@gmail.com

    WhatsApp contact: +27733798090

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. Hello viewers around the Globe, I was despondent because i had a very small penis, about 2.5 inches soft and 4 inches hard not nice enough to satisfy a woman, i have been in so many relationship, but cut off because of my situation, i have used so many product which doctors for me, but none could offer me the help i searched for. i saw some few comments on the INTERNET about this specialist called Dr,OLU and decided to contact him on his email: Drolusolutinthome@gmail.com) so I decided to give his herbal product a try. i emailed him and he got back to me, he gave me some comforting words with his herbal pills for Penis Enlargement, Within 3 week of it, i began to feel the enlargement was surprised when she said that she is satisfied with my sex and i have got a large penis. Am so happy, thanks to Dr OLU I also learn that Dr OLU also help with Breast Enlargement Hips and Bums Enlargement etc.. If you are in any situation with a little Penis, weak ejaculation, small breast_hips_bums do get to Dr OLU now for help on his email (Drolusolutionhome@gmail.com) or add him on whatsapp line +2348140654426 

      Delete
  2. I was diagnosed of herpes virus, I have tried all possible means to get cure but all my effort proved abortive, until a friend of mine introduced me to a herbal doctor called Chief Dr Lucky, who prepare herbal medicine to cure all kind of diseases including herpes virus (Herpes), when i contacted this herbal doctor via email, he sent me herpes virus herbal medicine via courier service, when i received the herbal medicine he gave me step by step instructions on how to apply it, when i applied it as instructed i was totally cured from the virus within 3 weeks of usage. Contact this great herbal doctor today to get your cure. 
    Via Email : chiefdrlucky@gmail.com
    Whats App : +2348132777335
    website : http://chiefdrluckysolutionhome.website2.me/    

    ReplyDelete