Elephant handed over to Kaziranga

News / 16 July 2021 / 80 Comment

Elephant handed over to Kaziranga National Park authorities for killing teenager

Golaghat : A female elephant was handed over to the authorities of Kaziranga National Park on Thursday after the animal allegedly killed a 14-year-old boy in Bokakhat of Assam‘s Golaghat district, the police said.

Police registered a case under Section 304A of the IPC (causing death by negligence) and gave the jumbo along with her eight-month-old calf to the KNP Kaziranga National Parkfor safe custody, they said.


The female elephant, ‘Dulumoni’, allegedly trampled Bitu Gaud to death two days ago, prompting the police to seize the mother-calf duo and register the case, a senior official said.

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