Abottabad: A seven-year old child was wounded by a mountainous leopard in a rare attack in Abottabad on Tuesday.
According to a private news channels, the girl was targeted by the leopard in the Galyat area of Bagan, Abottabad.
Sources said that though attacks of the carnivorous creature on other animals are frequent, but assault on a human is a rare sight in the said region.
It is pertinent to mention here that people of the area are not legally allowed to gather as a group and hunt down the animal. In some cases, they are also not permitted to use any sort of weapons as a defence in such situations.