Skip to contentSkip to navigation

Wild elephant kills woman in Kokrajhar

An woman was killed by wild elephant at Doulguri Lungsung area under Bishmuri police outpost in Kokrajhar late last night.

The victim was identified as Pili Kisku(19) wife of Bishnu Hasda of Doulguri Lungsung along Haltugaon forest division in Kokrajhar district. Bishnu told that an wild elephant reached their house by around 11 pm late last night and trampled to death his wife on the spot.Wild elephant some time visits at their village and attacked the villagers,he said. 

Body of Pili was brought to Kokrajhar Police Station this afternoon for PM.  A villager also said that wild elephant comes in the village and disturbing the citizens from nearby forest area.

Author info

AT Kokrajhar Bureau's picture

Assam Times Kokrajhar bureau office, BTAD.

Add new comment


Republish this content

Random Stories

HC summons Bhumidhar Barman

24 Nov 2007 - 4:33pm | editor
The Gauhati High Court has asked senior Congress leader and minister Dr Bhumidhar Barman to appear before the court on December 11 charging him with violating the court order regarding the...

Assam to hike NREGA wages

12 Feb 2012 - 3:17am | editor
Dispur has prepared a draft proposal to revise minimum wages for workers and employees engaged under NREGA under the relevant provisions of Minimum Wages Act, 1948. According to official sources...

Terrorist targeting non-believers worldwide

5 Dec 2008 - 3:30pm | editor
HTML clipboard The world stands united in unreserved, condemnation of this latest atrocity. By singling out Britons, Americans and Indians and Israilis, they demonstrated that there are brand of...