Bhubaneswar: In another incident of man-animal conflict, an elderly man was trampled to death by an elephant at Gadapalasuni village under the Kamakshyanagar forest range in Dhenkanal district last night.
The deceased was identified as Narayan Nayak of Gadapalasuni village.
According to reports, Narayan was watching crops on his agriculture field on Monday night when a pachyderm came to him and trampled him. He died on the spot.
A pal of gloom has descended in the village following death of Narayan.