This is the moment a sleeping man cheats death when a wild leopard checks him out before walking away after straying into a petrol station in India.
In CCTV footage, the man is seen sleeping on a chair beside the pumps as the big cat strolls around the petrol station.
Villagers in Maletha, in the northern state of Uttarakhand, have asked forest officials to capture the animal as it remains a threat to locals during the night.
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Named for the large cloud-like spots on its body, the clouded leopard is a medium-sized cat that sports a grayish or yellowish coat. The spots, which are generally dark brown with a black outline, provide excellent camouflage in the leopard'u2019s forest habitat. Clouded leopards have long, strong tails and powerful, stout legs. They are also known to be one of the best climbers in the cat family.
Photo by: Suneet Bhardwaj
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