(VIDEO) Bopathalawa leopard rescued and taken for treatment

(VIDEO) Bopathalawa leopard rescued and taken for treatment

Written by Zulfick Farzan

25 Mar, 2021 | 9:20 am

Colombo (News 1st); Personnel from the Nuwara Eliya Wildlife Office, after a valiant attempt, managed to tranquilize a leopard trapped in a snare at the Bopathalawa Farm and move it for treatment.

On Wednesday (24) morning it was reported that a leopard was trapped in a snare set up on top of the official quarters in the eastern region of the Bopathalawa Farm.

According to locals, there is a considerable number of leopards roaming the jungles in the area, and allege certain groups set up snares in the area to poach wild animals.

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