Leopard kills minor

DHULIKHEL: A three-year-old kid was killed when a leopard attacked her at Nasikasthan VDC, Kavre, on Sunday. A leopard had attacked Smriti Lama, from Kafaldanda, Nasikasthan-7 while she was playing with her friends, Area Police Office Banepa said. "The body was found in a bush on Monday," Tulku Lama, a local said, adding, leopards have been terrifying the locals of Nasikasthan, Kushadevi and Mahendrajyoti VDCs, recently. Seven persons were killed in similar incidents in the district last year too.