A person died in an elephant attack yesterday. This incident took place in Gopal Bahadur Basti of Dalsinhapara Gram Panchayat area under Jaigaon police station. The name of the deceased is said to be Somra Uraon.
According to the information received, the person was going from his home to the farm. Suddenly a wild elephant attacked him, which led to his death. When the information was received, the police reached the spot. Police said that the body will be sent to the hospital for post-mortem. On the other hand, Anand Vishwas, Deputy Ranger of the Hamiltonganj Forest Department, said that the family of the deceased will be compensated according to the government rule.