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Elephanta dead in electrocution

Bad news for nature lovers. A wild elephant found dead of electrocution on Tuesday night.                The tragic incident took place at Sonari in Sivasagar at night when a heard of wild elephants came to the are in quest io search of food. A small group of these elephant came to Joboka tea estate where the incident took place.        The carcass was spotted in the morning. But it took nearly 5 hours for the forest officials to reach the spot.

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