Bhubaneswar: In another incident of human-animal conflict, an elderly person was trampled to death by an elephant at Jabaladihi village under Kinjirikela police limits in Sundargarh district last night.
The deceased was identified as Bucha Tere of Jabaldihi.
According to reports, Bucha was sleeping in his house when a jumbo broke a wall, entered the house and trampled him.
A state of fear has now prevailed in the village following the incident. The villagers have informed forest personnel about the incident.