After three persons were killed within 48-hours by a wild tusker in West Midnapore district, the Jhargram and Kharagpur Forest Range today jointly started operations to trace the killer elephant.
Three persons were killed in the district by a wild tusker on Friday and Saturday.
Both the Jhargram and Kharagpur Forest Range have jointly started operations to trace the killer elephant, Divisional Forest Officer (DFO) Kharagpur Anjan Guha said.
We are taking the help of local people to trace the elephant, the DFO added.
Meanwhile, the local people in the area are living in panic after three persons were killed by the killer elephant in a span of 24-hours.