Man, son injured in leopard attack in Shimla

Shimla: A leopard attacked and injured two people in Shimla. A man and his son were attacked by the big cat at Dochhana adjoining Koh Bagh in Shimla. The leopard broke the car’s windowpane and entered inside. The duo was unnerved by the sudden attack and somehow managed to escape.

They informed the family members and subsequently the police were informed. The forest department was also informed. But so far no cages have been set up in the area to catch the animal. The leopards have terrorised the people of the area.

There is terror of leopards in Mayali Jejad and Loh Bagh adjoining Shimla. The big cats prowl in the area after the sunset. Dochhana resident Jiya Lal and his son were injured in the attack.