The viral video is from Karnataka. A leopard calf is seen in the video. He is only 9 months old. The name of the person seen in the video is Muthu. He is a resident of Bagivalu village of Hasan district. He said that the calf was handed over to the forest department. A leopard attacked while going to the field. The leopard was injured. So he was tied to the bike with a rope and handed over to the forest department,’ said Muthu.
Forest department employees said that Muthu’s intention was not bad at all in this case. ‘Muthu’s purpose was not wrong. But the way he caught the calf was not right. It happened due to lack of awareness, said the official. The calf is very weak. He is only 9 months old. There is no danger from it. He has been treated. He informed that he has been kept under surveillance.
Muthu was injured while catching the calf. His hand was injured in several places. Muthu is being counseled by the forest department. He is being given information and guidance on what to do in case of such incidents. Muthu’s video is currently a hot topic on social media.