Sunday, Jan 26 2020 | Time 07:10 Hrs(IST)
image
  • Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre confirms first Coronavirus case in Canada
  • Death toll from Turkey earthquake reaches 31 – Reports
  • UK government asks people to refrain from going to China amid Coronavirus outbreak
  • At least 54 confirmed dead from new Coronavirus in China - Reports
  • Gas explosion kills four in eastern S Korea
  • Iran ready to send 6 satellites into orbit, Communications Technology Minister says
  • Death toll from Lima gas truck fire rises to 14 - Reports
  • Trump’s lawyer says president did nothing wrong as Senate hears Defence opening arguments
  • No signs of pneumonia among 7 Chinese citizens hospitalized in Moscow- Health Department
  • Three doctors infected with new Coronavirus in Beijing
  • No confirmed Coronavirus cases in Russia as of Saturday Night - Health Ministry
  • Dwaar Praday Yojana launched in MP
  • Mangaluru man arrested for acid attack on sister-in-law
  • 29 killed, 42 rescued in eastern Turkey earthquake
  • Father, daughter killed in house fire in east England
States » South


Leopard succesfully trapped in Udupi district of Karnataka

Leopard succesfully trapped in Udupi district of Karnataka

Ududpi, Dec 8 (UNI) A leopard was successfully trapped in a cage at Guddattu in Yadady-Matyady village, near Molahalli in Kundapur taluk in Udupi district of Karnataka.

This is the second leopard that has been trapped in this location in recent days. The first was trapped on November 27, but locals had complained that they had seen two more leopards moving around in the area. They had also complained of cattle and dogs disappearing. Thus, forest officials kept the cage near Chandravati’s house at Guddattu on November 28. The cage had two sections, with a dog kept in the smaller section as bait.

Mr G Chidanandappa, Range Forest Officer, Shankarnarayana Range said on Sunday that the Leopard must have got trapped on Saturday. “We received a call around 6 a.m. from locals about the leopard being trapped,” he said. Officials rushed to the spot and lifted the cage and shifted it to a vehicle. A veterinary doctor checked the Leopard and declared it healthy.

“It was a male leopard aged around four. Since it was healthy, we took the leopard and set it free in the Mookambika Wildlife Sanctuary area,” he said.

Since the people had complained of two leopards, the department plans to place another cage in the same area, Mr. Chidanandappa said.

UNI BSP MSP ASN 1146

More News

Telangana ULB elections: TRS gets decisive victory in 7 Municipal Corporations

26 Jan 2020 | 12:56 AM

Hyderabad, Jan 25 (UNI) The ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) on Saturday achieved a massive victory by getting a decisive victory in 7 municipal corporations out 9 in the Urban Local Bodies polled held on Wednesday last.

see more..

Every voter should exercise their franchise: Governor

26 Jan 2020 | 12:02 AM

Vijayawada, Jan 25 (UNI Andhra Pradesh Governor Biswa Bhusan Harichandan said that vote is a valuable right available to citizens of the country and every voter should exercise their right.

see more..

Theft in SBI Mamidikuduru branch in AP

25 Jan 2020 | 11:57 PM

Kakinada, Jan 25 (UNI) In a major theft in SBI branch of Mamidikuduru village in Konaseema region on Friday night, Rs 12 lakhs cash kept in a cash box was stolen.

see more..

Coronavirus: Central team to assess Kerala's steps tomorrow

25 Jan 2020 | 11:47 PM

Kochi, Jan 25 (UNI) A central delegation will assess the measures to prevent coronavirus outbreak in Kerala on Sunday.

see more..

Intermediate student commits suicide in Chittoor

25 Jan 2020 | 10:56 PM

Chittoor, Jan 25 (UNI) An Intermediate studying student committed suicide by hanging himself to a branch of tree as his parents admonished him for not attending college, at Daaram Vaari Palli of Mulakalacheruvu mandal in the district on Saturday.

see more..
image