Wild Elephant
West Bengal  /  Published 04.04.22

Tusker kills 2 near Jaldapara

Two women died and a third woman and a man were critically injured as a wild elephant, possibly agitated by loudspeakers at a local event, attacked them on the fringes of Jaldapara National Park in Al...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

Jharkhand  /  Published 11.02.22

Live wire kills tusker in Gumla

A wild elephant died allegedly after it came in contact with a live wire at the Bantoli Jhatangidipa forest in Bharno block of Jharkhand’s Gumla district on Wednesday. Divisional forest officer...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 30.01.22

2 women die in blaze

Two women aged around 70 died in a blaze that broke out at a house in Nishiganj of Cooch Behar district early on Saturday. Three fire engines doused the blaze in over two hours. Then, the charred bod...
By Our Correspondent in Cooch Behar/Jalpaiguri

Jharkhand  /  Published 12.01.22

State Digest: Heavy Engineering Corporation’s strike ends

Dhanbad: Minister PN Singh while highlighting the issue of faculty crunch at Sahid Nirmal Mahto Memorial Medical College and Hospital (SNMMCH), alerted Arun Kumar Singh, Additional Chief Secretary of ...
By Our Bureau

Jharkhand  /  Published 21.12.21

State News Digest: Jumbos trample three to death

Hazaribagh: A couple and their six-year-old son died of suffocation in their newly built house in Romi area of town. Rinku Khan(35), his wife Nikhat Perween and son Ahmad. Nikhat’s brother Iftek...
By Our Bureau


News  /  Published 23.11.21

Jumbo radio collars lie idle

Multiple elephants in north Bengal have been radio-collared over the past few years. Tracking the elephants and their herds has helped the forest department in mitigating human-wildlife conflict. Tag...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 14.11.21

Jumbo calves slow down herd exit

Seven jumbo calves,  among the herd of 49 elephants roaming East Burdwan’s Ausgram since the past couple of days, can’t keep pace with elders of the group, a challenge for foresters t...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

Jharkhand  /  Published 13.10.21

Hazaribagh: Jumbo scare at Puja pandal

A wild elephant, separated from its herd after killing five persons, reached Daru block Puja Pandal. The jumbo’s sudden appearance triggered panic among the devotees, forcing them to take refuge...
By Vishvendu Jaipuriar in Hazaribagh

West Bengal  /  Published 05.09.21

Jumbo kills tea garden worker

A tea garden worker was trampled to death by a wild elephant at Merry View tea estate located in Naxalbari block of Siliguri sub-division in Siliguri on Saturday morning. Harikishan, the divisional f...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 14.08.21

Jumbo raids hut, woman dead

A wild elephant, which had got separated from its herd, broke into the mud house of an elderly woman killing her on the spot at a village in Jhargram early on Friday morning. Sources said a mud wall ...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta


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