Angry mother elephant wreaks havoc after her 3-year-old calf dies

  • Mother elephant standing near its calf which died due to prolonged injury on its mouth. (A Raja Chidambaram | EPS)
  • The three- year-old calf elephant died at a brick kiln unit in Mangarai near Anaikatti forest. (A Raja Chidambaram | EPS)
  • Forest staff dragging the calf elephant which died due to prolonged mouth injury. (A. Raja Chidambaram | EPS)
  • The dead elephant was taken for postmortem on an earthmover. (A. Raja Chidambaram | EPS)
  • After the dead calf was taken for postmortem, the mother elephant turned aggressive and started damaging vehicles and houses. (A. Raja Chidambaram | EPS)
  • Residents who stay in the area run away to escape the elephant's wrath. (A. Raja Chidambaram | EPS)
  • The mother elephant damaged the brick kiln from where the dead calf was taken for postmortem. (A. Raja Chidambaram | EPS)
  • The angry mother push down a two wheeler. (A. Raja Chidambaram | EPS)
  • The aggressive elephant chasing a forest staff vehicle after its dead calf was taken for postmortem. (A. Raja Chidambaram | EPS)