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Man killed in elephant attack in Dhenkanal

6/04/2022 at 4:11 PM

Dhenkanal, Apr 6: In yet another jumbo attack, a man was trampled by a wild elephant in the Sarangi range of Dhenkanal district on Wednesday.

The deceased has been identified as Rajendra Mallick of Karamul village.

According to sources, Rajendra had gone to a nearby forest to graze his cattle when he was attacked by the elephant.

Subsequently, the forest officials rushed to the spot and recovered Rajendra’s body.

Following the incident, panic has erupted among the locals while the forest officials are trying to drive the wild animal deep into the jungle.

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