Mysuru, May 25:- A leopard attacked staff of forest department who were trying to trap it on Wednesday. Hanumanthaiah (50), employee of the department, was injured in the attack. The leopard attacked a herdsman in the afternoon and injured a forest department official in the evening.
Metikuppe forest department officials were conducting the operation. It was stopped temporarily after Hanumanthaiah was attacked. (MR/RV).