Elephant tramples woman to death (Jhargram, India)


Press Trust of India

Date Published

A 40-year-old woman was today trampled to death by a stray elephant in
Bhowdi jungle under Lalgarh police station of West Midnapore district,
forest officials said.

Nuni Sabar had gone to collect dry leaves and woods early in the
morning from the jungle where a herd of elephants had been staying for
some days.

She came in front a stray elephant that lifted her with its trunk and
flung her to the ground before trampling her to death, the officials

Sabar died instantaneously.