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Updated on: Saturday, January 01, 2022, 02:30 PM IST

Nashik: 4-month-old leopard cub rescued from well - See Pics

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The cub was rescued by the forest officials with the help of villagers. | ANI

The cub was rescued by the forest officials with the help of villagers. | ANI

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A 4-month-old leopard cub was rescued after it fell into a well in search of prey in Nashik's Chandvad taluka on Thursday.

The cub was rescued by the forest officials with the help of villagers.

"A 4-month-old leopard slipped into the well in search of prey. The villagers informed forest officials, a team reached the spot and rescued the leopard. Primary treatment is being given to the leopard," said VS Nevase, Forest Range Officer, Nashik.

The official said, "Initially, we lowered a cot into the well and the cub sat on it. Later, the forest officials brought a cage and placed the cub inside it. With this, the rescue operation was completed."

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Published on: Saturday, January 01, 2022, 02:30 PM IST
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