Muzaffarnagar: A man was thrashed by a mob and handed over to police for allegedly harassing a woman in Uttar Pradesh’s Muzaffarnagar district, police said Wednesday. The incident happened in Khatoli town of the district on Tuesday evening. The man has been arrested after a case registered against him, Station House Officer Santosh Kumar Tyagi said. Meanwhile, security has been tightened in the area after the incident as the man and the woman are from different communities, he said.
Ahmedabad: A 5-year-old boy was killed in a leopard attack on Saturday in Gujarat’s Amreli district, a forest department official said. The incident took place at around 10:30am in Champathal village when Chirag Katara was playing in a farm, he said. “Katara is the son of migrant labourers from Dahod district. He was playing in the farm when the leopard dragged him away and mauled him to death,” Chief Conservator of Forest (Wildlife), Junagadh, Dushyant Vasavada said. He said the village is located in Amreli district’s Liliya forest range. “Cages are being set up at various places in the area to capture the leopard. The child’s body was found by villagers,” he added.