Bhubaneswar: In another such incident, two persons were injured after being attacked by a tusker in the Korea area under the Dhenkanal Sadar police limits early this morning.
The tow injured, Abhay Mallick and his four-year-daughter Sipra, were undergoing treatment at the District Headquarters Hospital (DHH) at Dhenknal. The father-duo two are out of danger, according to daughters.
According to reports, Abhay was escorting her daughter to school when the tusker came all of a sudden and attacked them. However, they were saved as other villagers came and drive away the jumbo.
On being informed by villagers, forest officials have reached the spot and started investigation.