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Event title

India - Leopard enters house in Delhi village, five injured

Event category

Biological origin - Animal attack

Severity

Mid

Event date (UTC)

2024-04-01 05:37:45

Last update (UTC)

2024-04-01 05:37:46

Latitude

28.632425

Longitude

77.218791

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Address/Affected area(s)

Delhi, New Delhi, Delhi

At least five people were injured after a leopard entered a house in a village in Delhi Monday, a fire department official said.According to Director of Delhi Fire Service (DFS) Atul Garg, a call regarding a leopard barging into the house at Gali No-3, Jagatpura village was received at 6:18am.Acting on the call, two fire tenders were rushed to the spot.“At 8.25 a.m., with the help of residents, the leopard was cornered and it was in a room. Around 4-5 people got injured and all were rushed to the hospital for treatment,” said Garg.Meanwhile, police have cordoned off the area and a team from the forest department is also on the spot.

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