Madarihat, 03rd November: Sensation prevailed in the area after a farmer was killed in a wild elephant attack in Madarihat. The deceased has been identified as Rajen Barman.
As per reports, on Thursday night, a herd of wild tuskers entered the Madhya Khairbari area of Madarihat block. Subsequently, Rajen, a farmer, went out of his residence to check the crops of his farmland. During this, he was attacked by a wild elephant. Consequently, Rajen Burman died on the spot.
Upon receiving the news, the cops of Madarihat police station arrived at the spot, recovered the deceased body, and sent it to Alipurduar District Hospital for a post-mortem examination.