RAJANNA-SIRCILLA: A leopard unintentionally slipped and fell into an agricultural well at Malkapur village of Boinpalli mandal in Rajanna-Sircilla district on Wednesday. According to sources, the well belongs to an individual named Korepu Suresh. It was Korepu Suresh himself who first observed the massive cat at round 11 am, and instantly knowledgeable the police and forest officers.
On studying in regards to the incident, forest officers of Rajanna-Siricilla instantly knowledgeable their counterparts in Karimnagar district, with the assistance of whom the authorities launched rescue operations.
Speaking to Express, District Forest Officer (DFO) SJ Asha stated the officers suspect that the leopard will need to have come from Ananthapalli forest space. “Though the body of the big cat is not visible, we could spot its tail, which indicates that the wild animal is trapped inside the hollow. Though the rescue teams tried to tranquilise it, their efforts went in vain,” Asha added. As of Wednesday night, the authorities are nonetheless persevering with the rescue operations. They have already drained out the water to keep away from menace of any variety to the cat.