Leopard mauls 6yo girl in Baitadi

BAITADI: A six-year-old girl was mauled by a leopard in Udayadev-4 of Baitadi  district in the wee hours of Monday morning.

According to police, the victim, identified as Lalita Saud, had gotten outside her house at around 2 am to answer the call of nature.

The leopard that was apparently roaming in the village attacked her in the darkness. She died on the spot, police said.