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In Gujarat, Cage Set Up To Catch Leopard Actually Trapped A Man; He Remained Locked For Hours

Dailybhaskar.com | Last Modified - Mar 05, 2018, 16:56 IST
  • In Gujarat, Cage Set Up To Catch Leopard Actually Trapped A Man; He Remained Locked For Hours
  • In Gujarat, Cage Set Up To Catch Leopard Actually Trapped A Man; He Remained Locked For Hours
  • In Gujarat, Cage Set Up To Catch Leopard Actually Trapped A Man; He Remained Locked For Hours
  • In Gujarat, Cage Set Up To Catch Leopard Actually Trapped A Man; He Remained Locked For Hours
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In Gujarat, the forest officials can rest in peace that their cages, set up to capture leopards, work. A hilarious incident became their proof. A man stumbled into the cage and was locked there for hours. He could not find his way out.

A video of the incident has emerged and is being circulated on social media. The man is seen to be asking to be let out. He even says that he is hungry but the people around him only make fun of him and make videos instead of rescuing him.

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The incident happened in Gir Somnath District in the Gir taluka. The villager is said to have been drunk when he stepped into the cage.

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The cage has an automated system which internally locks when any creature steps into it. Once locked, the door can only be opened by the forest officials.  

 
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Questions around how the youth managed to trap himself in the cage are still unsorted, however there is an investigation in place.

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The forest department itself did not acknowledge the existence of the video to Bhaskar reporters. However, they said that if such an incident has occurred then they will investigate the matter.

Given the the video is going viral on social media, the forest department might not have a hard time verifying the authenticity of the incident.

 

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