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Wild tusker kills 1 more in Udalguri

One Surya Gauria (45) has been trampled by a loner wild tusker at Dangalbasti near No.2 Ghagra (Hatigarh) on today afternoon at 4 pm while trying to chase away the wild tusker. It needs mention that wild elephants have so far killed 16 person and injured many more in Udalguri district during this year.Elephants on the Line and Green Valley Forest and Wildlife Protection Society of the district appeal government to take early preventing measures so as to minimize casuality of both man and elephant. In the meantime it has been reported by villagers that one young wild elephant ( age 7-8 years) has been seen limping on back foot due to injury.

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