Witty leopard climbs

Jun 01 ,2012 15:50 PM
  • Witty leopard climbs ladder to get out of water reservoir

    Witty leopard climbs ladder to get out of water reservoir

    Witty leopard that fell into a reservoir tank uses ladder lowered by the Sukna Forest rescue team and gets out. The true incident occurred in the tea estate in Sangatram, some 30 kms from Siliguri. The jungle cat was rescued due to the timely intervention of the rescue team from Mahananda Wildlife sanctuary. However locals claim that this is not a stray incident.

  • Witty leopard climbs ladder to get out of water reservoir

    Witty leopard climbs ladder to get out of water reservoir

    An official of the Sukna Forest rescue team from Mahananda Wildlife sanctuary peeps down to calculate the required measures to be taken to rescue the animal.

  • Witty leopard climbs ladder to get out of water reservoir

    Witty leopard climbs ladder to get out of water reservoir

    Witty leopard climbs the ladder lowered by the Sukna Forest rescue team from Mahananda Wildlife sanctuary.

  • Witty leopard climbs ladder to get out of water reservoir

    Witty leopard climbs ladder to get out of water reservoir

    However this is not a stray incident. In July last year a leopard treads away from its den and attacked a forest guard after attacking an old woman. The leopard escaped unhurt.

  • Witty leopard climbs ladder to get out of water reservoir

    Witty leopard climbs ladder to get out of water reservoir

  • Witty leopard climbs ladder to get out of water reservoir

    Witty leopard climbs ladder to get out of water reservoir

    The same wild beast retuned in the evening and attacked the officials. 'The police and forest officials then fired in self-defense. The injured leopard was taken to the Sukna forest office, where it died,' said sood.

  • Witty leopard climbs ladder to get out of water reservoir

    Witty leopard climbs ladder to get out of water reservoir

  • Witty leopard climbs ladder to get out of water reservoir

    Witty leopard climbs ladder to get out of water reservoir

    The leopard tries to escape after attacking the guards at Prakash Nagar village near Salugara on the outskirts of Siliguri on July 19, 2011.

  • Witty leopard climbs ladder to get out of water reservoir

    Witty leopard climbs ladder to get out of water reservoir

    One forest guard aims at the leopard  as the animal attacks the other Prakash Nagar village near Salugara on the outskirts of Siliguri on July 19, 2011.

  • Witty leopard climbs ladder to get out of water reservoir

    Witty leopard climbs ladder to get out of water reservoir

    The animal was tranquilized and captured.

  • Witty leopard climbs ladder to get out of water reservoir

    Witty leopard climbs ladder to get out of water reservoir

    Earlier in2009 on March 15 a leopard strolls into the residential area of Jyotikuchi in Guwahati. Reports say that three people were injured by the animal.

  • Witty leopard climbs ladder to get out of water reservoir

    Witty leopard climbs ladder to get out of water reservoir

    In another incident also in Guwahati on March 28, 2009, a fully grown female leopard was rescued after being tranquilized by an Assam state Zoo veterinarian Bijoy Gogoi.

  • Witty leopard climbs ladder to get out of water reservoir

    Witty leopard climbs ladder to get out of water reservoir

  • Witty leopard climbs ladder to get out of water reservoir

    Witty leopard climbs ladder to get out of water reservoir

    Another leopard treads into Guwahati city on Jan. 7, 2012 and attacks a man. The leopard was tranquilized and taken to the wild life sanctuary.

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