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Wild elephants kill two more in Udalguri

One Krishna Das (34) son of late Suthu Das of Khoira jungle village under Paneri Police Station was killed by wild elephant at Khoira jungle at 10 PM on October 24. In a separate incident another Lorentus Minj (64),head cook of the Manager of Nonaipar TE under Dimakuchi Police Station was trampled to death at section No. 16 in Nonaipar TE at around 9.30 PM on the same night.Both the killed persons were returning home after days work. Agitated villagers blocked the MB road in front of Paneri PS in the morning of October 25 demanding immediate payment of compensation to the victims.

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