Leopard scare at Ramabainagar: Forest men conduct combing operation

Leopard scare at Ramabainagar: Forest men conduct combing operation

November 4, 2023

Mysore/Mysuru: Following the complaints of frequent leopard movement at Ramabainagar in the city, Forest Department personnel, along with Leopard Task Force (LTF), conducted a combing operation in the locality on Thursday night (Nov. 2).

The locals are learnt to have sighted the feline during evening hours. They immediately alerted Forest officials in this regard. Acting swiftly, the personnel and LTF were dispatched to the spot. The combing operation was conducted near the spot where the feline was sighted, stretching up to the surroundings, but to no avail. That apart, two Forest personnel were deployed in the locality, who also couldn’t spot the leopard.

On Friday morning, the Forest men also verified the footages of CCTV cameras installed in front of the houses and shops, but there was no trace of leopard. Following this, combing operation was stopped and a beat was conducted. The locals were told to inform Forest Department if the leopard was sighted again, besides taking utmost precautions while moving out of the house during early morning and evening hours.


Mysuru’s favorite and largest circulated English evening daily has kept the citizens of Mysuru informed and entertained since 1978. Over the past 45 years, Star of Mysore has been the newspaper that Mysureans reach for every evening to know about the happenings in Mysuru city. The newspaper has feature rich articles and dedicated pages targeted at readers across the demographic spectrum of Mysuru city. With a readership of over 2,50,000 Star of Mysore has been the best connection between it’s readers and their leaders; between advertisers and customers; between Mysuru and Mysureans.


Academy News Papers Private Limited, Publishers, Star of Mysore & Mysuru Mithra, 15-C, Industrial ‘A’ Layout, Bannimantap, Mysuru-570015. Phone no. – 0821 249 6520

To advertise on Star of Mysore, email us at

Online Edition: [email protected]
Print Editon: [email protected]
For News/Press Release: [email protected]