Dhenkanal, Sep 28: A farmer was trampled to death by an elephant in Bedapada village under the Hindol forest division here.
The deceased has been identified as Bholeswar Dehury of Bedapada village.
According to reports, Bholeswar and another farmer on Sunday night confronted with the elephant while they had gone to farmland. The other farmer had a narrow escape.
The forest officials on Monday morning reached the spot and recovered the body and sent it for post-mortem.