Two Trampled To Death By Elephants In Sundargarh
Rourkela: As many as two persons were killed when elephants strayed into human habitation at two separate places in Lathikata block of Sundargarh district today.
The deceased persons have been identified as Ganduru Oram of Malanga village and Kartika Bhumij of Kanarsuan village.
According to sources, Ganduru Oram was working in a garden near his house this morning when a tusker came out of nowhere and trampled him to death.
In the other incident, 65-year-old Kartika confronted with a pachyderm when he had gone outside for defecation. The pachyderm lifted the elderly man with its trunk and threw him on the ground.