Dehra Dun: A girl was killed by a leopard while her sister was injured in the attack at Vikasnagar area near here, forest officials said on Wednesday.

The incident occurred at Dhoolkot jungles, 55 km from here, where Parvin Sultana (9) along with her sister Amrin and some other children were playing when suddenly a leopard attacked them, they said.

The animal dragged Parvin away and her body was later recovered from the nearby jungles.

Meanwhile, Amrin, who was injured in the attack, was rushed to a hospital, they said, adding and her condition was stable now.