A 12-year-old leopard was found stuck in a chicken cage in Sivasagar’s Sonari village on Monday.
The leopard, measuring around 9 feet in length, was later rescued by forest officials.
As per a report, the leopard got struck while trying to prey on the chickens inside the hen coop.
It was later released into the Abhaypur Reserve forest on Monday evening.
In another instance, a leopard snuck inside a house in Bokakhat’s Panbari Adarsh village on Tuesday and attacked the resident.
The resident, identified as one Ranjit Das, was grievously injured in the incident.
He was later admitted to a local hospital for treatment.