Kozhikode: A leopard was reportedly spotted on the premises of a house near Mavoor on Saturday.
The visuals of the leopard were captured in the photos taken during the wedding reception held at the house. The incident happened near the residence of Kolatt Ravi at Pallithazham.
Children who participated in the reception had posted the photos of the function in a WhatsApp group. Some members of the group noticed the visual of the leopard in the photos.
Police and the forest department was immediately informed about the incident. Police reached the spot immediately and confirmed that the visual was that of a leopard.
Police have asked the public to exercise caution. People have been told not to venture out of their homes for the time being.
Forest officials from Thamarassery reached the place and confirmed from the footprints seen at the spot that the animal was a leopard. A cage has also been set up to trap the leopard.