A leopard straying from nearby community forest entered the human settlement and killed 23 goats at Gulariya Municipality-5 in Bardiya district.
The goats worth approximately Rs 300 thousand were destroyed in the incident, said the police. The leopard killed the goats at night that were kept at a Brish livestock farm belonging to a farmer Chandra Kanta Poudel, said the local people.
Shortly, a police team from the district police office reached the incident site and took stock of the preliminary loss, said Inspector Gopal Poudel, adding that details of exact loss in the incident have yet to come by.
Source: National News Agency Nepal6p