Thalawakelle Police said that the carcass of a leopard was discovered in the Troupe Estate in Thalawakelle yesterday (24) morning.
According to the Police, a group of estate workers, who went to Troupe Estate for their daily work, spotted the carcass.
After the estate management was informed, they informed the Nuwara Eliya Wildlife Office and Thalawakelle Police.
Thalawakelle Police have commenced an inquiry into the death of the leapard.
By Neeta Pathma Kumari (Norwood)