33-year-old man trampled to death by wild elephant
A 33-year-old man was trampled to death by a wild elephant near Kumigala village in H D Kote taluk in Mysore district.
Police said the deceased Was identified as Challappa. A female elephant, along with its calf, had come to drink water in a pond and attacked Challappa last night fearing harm from him. The elephant knocked him down and trampled him to eath.
Passers death by informed the villagers who in turn informed the Saragur Police.
(Posted on 27-04-2014)