Sunday, 31 March 2019

Kashmir farmer injured by Leopard.

A farmer from Budgam District in Jammu and Kashmir, India, is being treated in Chadoora Hospital after being attacked by a Leopard on Sunday 31 March 2019. Shameem Ahmad Bhat, from Madbal Village was attacked by a female Leopard shortly after finding two cubs, which he initially assumed to be domestic Cats. The cubs were later captured by Wildlife Department officers, who report they were both severely undernourished, and steps attempts are still being made to capture the mother. It is possible that the animals had come onto the farmers property searching for food.

A female Leopard in the Dachigam Wildlife Sanctuary near Srinagar in Jammu and Kashmir in 2014. Deccan Chronicle.

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...
Follow Sciency Thoughts on Facebook.


  1. Hi everyone, Are you into trading or just wish to give it a try, please becareful on the platform you choose to invest on and the manager you choose to manage your account because that’s where failure starts from be wise. After reading so much comment i had to give trading tips a try, I have to come to the conclusion that binary options pays massively but the masses has refused to show us the right way to earn That’s why I have to give trading tips the accolades because they have been so helpful to traders . For a free masterclass strategy kindly contact for a free masterclass strategy. She'll give you a free tutors on how you can earn and recover your losses in trading for free..

  2. Hello everyone..Welcome to my free masterclass strategy where i teach experience and inexperience traders the secret behind a successful trade.And how to be profitable in trading I will also teach you how to make a profit of $12,000 USD weekly and how to get back all your lost funds feel free to email me on( or whataspp number is +22999290178

  3. Conflict between human and wild animals in increasing day by day and this is happening because of this visit on this link if you want to get more information about wildlife and its impact on us- Corbett Natoinal Park