The leopard has been killed by the locals, a police official said.
Ghulam Ahmad Sheikh, a resident of Mir Muqaam in Kupwara district, put his life at risk when he found a leopard inside the room of his children, who were sleeping, at around 5.30 am, the official said.
The man suffered severe injuries to his arm and has been rushed to a hospital here for treatment. Two other people too were injured while battling the animal, the police said.
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