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Wild elephant dies in Ctg

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 13 November, 2021 12:00 AM
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Wild elephant dies in Ctg

CHATTOGRAM: A wild elephant died at Banshkhali upazila in the district on Friday.

 The elephant was found dead at a crop-field in Purba Chambal area under the upazila.

Chattogram Divisional Forest Officer Rafiqul Islam Chowdhury said that the elephant ageing around 60 years might have died due to old-age complexities.

However, the reason behind the death will be known after getting autopsy report, he said.

Officer-in-Charge (OC) Md Kamal Uddin of Banshkhali Police Station said that the elephant was found unhurt and its teeth was not taken away for smuggling. The Forest department filed a general diary with the police station, he said.