A rare musk deer was captured by locals in Chahtergul area of Kangan in Ganderbal district Thursday evening.
Sources said the musk deer was spotted in the area by some locals who managed to captured it.
Locals said that later they informed the Wildlife officials and it was handed over to them.
Forester Wildlife Department Ganderbal, Abdul Rasheed told Greater Kashmir that they recovered the musk deer from the locals at Chahtergul area which they had captured on Thursday.
He said the musk deer was shifted to Dachigam.