Elephant breaks gate of railway level crossing (Jalpaiguri, India)


Press Trust of India

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An elephant broke down the gate of a railway level crossing at Chapramari Wildlife Sanctuary area of Jalpaiguri district today, Forest department officials said.

The railway line passes through the reserve forest area.

The adult male elephant came from the forest and broke the gate of the railway level crossing.

The elephant stayed in the area for around 15 minutes then returned to the forest, the officials said.