Bhanjanagar, June 10: A man was trampled to death by an elephant at Jiliba village under Belguntha police limits today.
The deceased has been identified as Banchanidhi Sethi.
According to reports, Banchanidhi was returning from morning walk when he encountered with an elephant. Before he could do anything, the elephant attacked him following which he succumbed to the injuries.
In another incident, a woman of Banka village of the same district sustained critical injuries in an elephant attack today morning.
Sources said that three women had gone to a nearby pond to take bath when a tusker attacked one of them making her severely injured. Currently, she is undergoing treatment at Bhanjanagar Hospital.