Rangaswamy (37) of Kathrikehaal village in Chikkanayakanahalli taluk of Tumkur district was injured when he was attacked by a leopard on Saturday. It is said that the animal had fallen into a dry well and the village residents threw stones at it. The frightened animal leaped out of the well and attacked Rangaswamy and fled. The injured man was shifted to hospital and the forest staff is trying to trace the animal. Range forest officer Maruthi visited the spot. — Staff Correspondent

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