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Tusker electrocuted to death in Dhenkanal jungle

Bhubaneswar: In another such incident, the body of a tusker was recovered from Dengabari jungle under Hindol forest range in Dhenkanal district early this morning.

The age of the jumbo is estimated to be between 12 and 15 years.

According to reports, the elephant died after coming in contact with live electric wire spread by poachers.

Forest officials have reached the spot and started investigation.

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