Leopard electrocuted by poachers , 2 detained

A leopard was electrocuted after it came in contact with a live-wire trap allegedly set up by poachers in Madhya Pradesh. The animal was found dead in the Beohari forest range on Friday, Divisional Forest Officer (North) Gaurav Choudhary said. “We’ve detained two persons in this connection,” Choudhary said, adding that the animal could have been around seven years old.