Tura, March 29: In a tragic incident, a man was trampled to death by a wild elephant at Tapa A’gitchakgre in North Garo Hills, sources said.
Confirming this report, officials sources from forest department said that the incident took place on Wednesday night.
The deceased was identified as Tengman D Shira a resident of Tapa A’gitchakgre village of North Garo Hills.
Tengman fell unconscious after he was charged by the elephant and was rushed to a nearby hospital where doctors declared him brought dead.
Meanwhile, locals complained of spotting the wild elephants in the nearby human settlements.
Elephants Photo Credit to TheHansIndia.com