Meerut, March 4: In an unusual incident, a leopard on Friday was spotted on the streets residential locality situated at Pallavpuram area of Meerut.
According to sources, the locals of the area spotted the wild animal following which they immediately alerted the forest department about it.
Subsequently, the forest officials and police rushed to the spot and took control of the situation.
The animal that was trying to enter a house by climbing up its fence was driven away from the house by the forest officials
As people in large numbers gathered on the spot to catch the glimpse of the animal, the forest officials drove the leopard away from the locality while it was trying to enter a house.
Eventually, the animal was seen jumping onto the road and fleeing the area.