Three persons arrested for killing elephant

Latehar (Jharkhand), Oct 13 (PTI) Three persons were arrested today in connection with the killing of an elephant in Betla jungle under Palamau Tiger...

Published: 13th October 2017 10:36 PM  |   Last Updated: 13th October 2017 10:45 PM   |  A+A-

By PTI

Latehar (Jharkhand), Oct 13 (PTI) Three persons were arrested today in connection with the killing of an elephant in Betla jungle under Palamau Tiger Reserve in Latehar district, a Forest department official said.

A hunt was on to apprehend two others, who are at large, the official added.

Meanwhile, the autopsy of the dead animal revealed that it was shot dead.

A full grown male tusker was shot dead in a jungle allegedly by locals yesterday. PTI COR BS RG .

This is unedited, unformatted feed from the Press Trust of India wire.

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