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Fact-check: Video of leopard pouncing on cyclist not from Uttarakhand

An old video clip of a leopard pouncing on a man riding a bicycle is made viral with a false claim. People sharing the video, including forest officials and journalists, claim that the incident took place in Uttarakhand. Verified Twitter user @shekharluthra (Treasurer of @PCITweets, sports journalist) shared the video on September 21, with the caption, “As […]