A wild elephant attacked and destroyed two houses in Madarihat area in Madarihat-Birpada block.
It is known that on Thursday, a wild elephant got out of Jaladapada forest and entered the said area and caused a ruckus in the houses of Shankar Das and Sunil Das, residents of the area.
The people of the house were able to save their lives in some way. Forest workers arrived at the spot after getting information about the incident. It is reported that the devastated families will be compensated by the forest department.