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Wild elephant kills farmer in Ctg

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 15 November, 2021 12:00 AM
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Wild elephant kills farmer in Ctg

CHATTOGRAM: A farmer was killed in an attack by a wild elephant at Rangunia upazila in the district on Saturday night.

 The deceased was identified as Abu Tayab, of Padua union under the upazila.

 Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Rangunia Police Station Mahbub Milky said the farmer was trampled to death by the elephant in Narishcha Sapleja Parra area while he was going to a village market.  Abu Tayab was critically injured after the attack, he said.

 He was rushed to local Upazila Health Complex where doctors declared him dead, said the OC.

 The elephant went back to forest after the attack, according to locals.