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Assam : Two wild elephants died in lightning

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  Kathmandu, Nepal      August 07 2018

 


Guwahati, August 7 : Two wild elephants had to lose lives due to lightning strike in central Assam’s Hojai district.

The incident took place at Lankajan Dorjeesheet area in Hojai district along Hojai-West Karbi Anglong border on Monday.

According to the reports, two male wild elephants came down from the forest area in search of food had lost lives due to lighting.

Local people had found the bodies of the jumbos at a sugarcane field and immediately informed forest officials.

Later, a forest team of Hojai district had rushed to the area and made arrangement for conducting post-mortem.

(By Hemanta Kumar Nath, Guwahati)