Leopard injuries two persons in Gurez

Bandipora, Jan 13: Two persons including a lady on Sunday were injured after a leopard attacked them in Korakbal area of Gurez in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district.
An official said a leopard ventured into upper Korakbal village of Gurez from a nearby forest on Sunday morning and attacked a group of people.
The injured persons have been identified as Sajad Ahmad son of Abdul Jabar and Hanifa wife of Mohammad Rafiq residents of Kuragbal Gurez.
The injured were admitted to a nearby hospital for treatment, he said.
The district administration Bandipora has sanctioned Rs 20000 each to the injured, the officials added.