Tangi, Jan 18: A woman was killed in elephant attack in Nirakarpur area in Khordha district on Sunday.
The deceased has been identified as Sairan Bibi, a resident of Khujuripur village under Nirakarpur police limits.
According to reports, the victim encountered elephant group when was standing on the road last night.
The wild elephants attacked her and tramed to death.
Irate of the incident, locals today blocked Nirakarpur road demanding compensation to the kin of the deceased.
On being informed, officials of forest department reached the spot along with Nirakarpur Police and pacified the mob assuring compensation to the kin of the deceased.