TURA, March 29, 2018: In yet another man-elephant conflict in Garo Hills, a man was on Wednesday killed while trying to chase away elephants in the village of Thapa Agitchakgre in north garo hills.


According to sources, the man identified as Tengman D Shira became the victim of the fury unleashed by the angry elephants. It was informed that the incident happened yesterday when elephants migrating from Assam came to the village. It seems the elephants were angered by men’s aggressiveness towards them leading to the animals unleashing their fury on the men.

The incident has been confirmed by the district police chief. It was alleged that this place falls under the active corridors of the elephants.

Shillong News


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