Bhubaneswar: In third such incident of the day, a seven-year-old boy was killed in elephant attack at Baraghat village under the Banei forest range in Sundaragh district early this morning.
According to reports, the boy was sleeping in his house at Baraghat when an elephant came and pushed a wall the house. The wall collapsed over him and he died.
On being informed by villagers, forest personnel have rushed to the village and started searching for the jumbo. If found near the human habitation; the jumbo would be driven away into deep jungle, said officials.