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Concern over elephant deaths

Forest minister Pramila Rani Brahma is shocked to have learnt the repeated incidents of jumbo death due to electrocution and rail movements.

Talking to reporters in the sidelines of s function in Kokrajhar on Thursday she  expressed concern over the increasing of the wild elephant’s deaths across the state and blamed the power department.

She said that forest department has been trying to end the deaths of wild elephants accidental deaths with necessary measures. She said that elephants death is increasing day by day in the state on various occasion which are becoming very sensitive for the state.

 

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