Rairangpur,May 8: Two persons were trampled to death while another was injured in elephant attack on Saturday at Tunguru forest under Bisoi forest range in Rairangpur of Mayurbhanj district.
The victims were identified as Meghna Bindhani and Kanduri Murmu.
The injured Dhani Bindhani has been shifted to nearby hospital and his condition is stated to be critical.
Sources said, three of them had gone to pick spinach in a nearby forest when they encountered an elephant that attacked Meghna and Kanduri to death.
Later, Forest Department officials reached the spot, and started investigation into the matter.