Srinagar: A 4-year-old boy Amir Ahmad Lone was mauled and killed by a leopard at his home in Sitaharan Khag area of central Kashmir’s Budgam district on Wednesday night.
Reports reaching Global Kashmir said that the boy while coming out of home was mauled by the leopard.
Aamir Ahmad son of Bashir Ahmad lone was attacked by the leopard and had died on spot, the reports said.
The reports said that the nearby people rushed towards the spot after hearing the growls of the leopard and the cries of the boy and witnessed the boy being thrown into bushes.
Amir according to reports died on the spot, However he was also rushed to primary health centre Khag for treatment where he was declared brought dead.
Pertinently the leopard encounters are common in the area and have mauled dozens of people in past.
GLOBAL KASHMIR DESK