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Elephants kill indigenous man in Sherpur


Dhaka  – A man of an indigenous community was killed in an attack by a herd of wild elephants at Chhoto Gazni in Jhinaigati upazila on Friday night.The deceased was identified as Laurens Kubi,55, son of Monohor Sangma, a resident of the village.Tawakucha Forest Beat Officer Ashraful Alam said a herd of 30/40 elephants came down from the hill and started damaging standing crops in the area of the village,UNB News Agency Reported.When locals tried to drive out the elephants they attacked them at about 11:30 pm.At one stage, an elephant attacked Laurens and trampled him, leaving him dead on the spot.


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