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Wild elephant kills elderly person in Ctg

Staff Correspondent

19 August, 2019 12:00 AM printer

CHATTOGRAM: An elderly person was killed in an attack by a wild elephant at Anwara upazila in the district on Sunday morning.

The deceased was identified as Abdul Motaleb, 68, son of late Gura Miah of Toilardwip area under the upazila.

Source said the elderly person came under attack  when he was returning home from mosque after Fazr prayer at his village around 5:30am.

He was rushed to Chattogram Medical College Hospital (CMCH) where he succumbed to his injuries