Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Odisha: 4 elephants run over by speeding train, die on spot

16 April, 2018 4:49 AM
58 0
Odisha: 4 elephants run over by speeding train, die on spot

Bhubaneswar: Four elephants died after they were hit by a goods train near Telidihi Village in Odisha's Jharsuguda on Monday morning.

A herd of elephants was crossing the rail line in the wee hours of the morning when the incident took place.

As per reports, the herd comprising of a tusker, two female elephants and a baby elephant – were crossing over the railway at around 4 am on Monday when they were hit by the speeding train leading.

Last month, a 20-year-old elephant died after it was hit by a passenger train Nanda Devi Express in Kansrau range of Rajaji Tiger Reserve (RTR) in Uttarakhand.

Also read: Cyclone Titli: List Of Trains That Got Cancelled And Diverted

Source: zeenews.india.com

Share in social networks:

Comments - 0