Bhubaneswar: In another incident of man-animal conflict, a woman was trampled to death by an elephant in Malanda jungle near Akula village under Telkoi police limits in Keonjhar district early this morning.
The woman had gone to collect Mahul flowers from the jungle when a tusker came rushing to her and trample her. The woman died on the spot.
A state of fear has prevailed in the area following the incident. Villagers have informed forest officials about the incident.