Locals panic over rumors that a tiger has landed in Kozhikode Vadakara. The forest department and police have launched a search in the area.
The leopard was said to have been spotted on the sidewalk in front of the house near the railway track on Customs Road. The leopard-sized creature was spotted when the family looked upstairs to see the dogs barking incessantly. Witnesses say he was running down the aisle too soon.
Neighbors also say they heard a tiger-like roar. Police said locals should be vigilant. CCTVs in the area also began to be checked.