Elephant Attack
Jharkhand  /  Published 16.03.22

Jharkhand hikes jumbo attack aid

Jharkhand, which ranks third in the country in terms of human fatalities because of elephant attack, will be raising ex-gratia compensation for the victim’s family. State transport and tribal w...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 21.01.22

Jumbo scare in Bankura

A herd of tuskers trampled to death a person and injured two at a village in Bankura’s Jhagrapur area early on Thursday. Sources said a herd of seven adult tuskers and four calves wandered into...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty

Jharkhand  /  Published 23.10.21

Tusker terror in Chakulia

Elephants from Bengal are damaging standing crops and targeting villagers at Chakulia block of East Singhbhum, 90 km from Jamshedpur, and Jharkhand foresters cite a trench dug along the Bengal bo...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 16.10.21

Jumbo awareness drive in pandal

That incident prompted us to draw up the new plan for our puja pandal,” said Rabindra Baske, treasurer of the puja committee. Puja organisers said they  contacted local artisan Santu Mahat...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 25.07.21

STATE DIGEST: 20-year-old shot dead at Sakchi

Dhanbad: A 50-year-old woman of Palma village of Tundi block, Fuku Devi, about 40km from Dhanbad district headquarters was trampled to death by two elephants of a herd of 22 on Friday night when she w...
By Our Bureau


West Bengal  /  Published 08.07.21

Elephant kills woman in Bankura

A wild elephant, which had got separated from its herd, killed a 48-year-old hearing impaired woman in Bankura’s Beliatore early on Wednesday. Sources said Urmila Ghosh, a resident of Dihipara ...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bankura

Jharkhand  /  Published 15.06.21

Jumbo puts Chandil foresters in a fix

An elephant, which has pulled down homes in different villages and also wiped out foodstock, is giving sleepless nights to foresters of Chandil range of the adjoining Seraikela-Kharsawan district.&nbs...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshdepur

West Bengal  /  Published 07.03.21

Tusker injures tea worker

Six shops and an adjacent hutment at Bagrakote, ward 20 of Siliguri, were gutted in a blaze that broke out around 2.30am on Saturday. The fire also damaged four two-wheelers and an e-rickshaw parked ...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

Jharkhand  /  Published 18.02.21

Tuskers kill 2 in Hazaribagh

A herd of 24 wild elephants killed an elderly man and a woman in two separate incidents in the Daru and Tatijharia blocks of Hazaribagh, over Wednesday night and Thursday afternoon. The first inciden...
By Vishvendu Jaipuriar in Hazaribagh

Jharkhand  /  Published 03.02.21

Chandil corpus for tusker victims

Chandil forest range has received Rs 28.2 lakh from the state forest department on Wednesday for making payments of compensation to the villagers for the damage of crops and houses by wild elephants i...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur


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