Kalchini, 24th June: A person died in an elephant attack at Chinchula Tea Garden in Kalchini block. The deceased has been identified as Kiran Subba (60).
Reportedly, Subba had come out of his residence at around 4 am earlier today, when he came face to face with the wild elephant, which attacked him costing him his life.
Upon receiving the news, the Kalchini police reached the spot and recovered the body, and sent it for post-mortem. Police have started an investigation of the whole matter.