Karnataka elephant death

'Rowdy' Ranga: Elephant who roamed Karnataka forests dies in tragic mishap

Elephant Ranga, who was being trained to be a Howdah elephant during Mysuru Dasara celebrations, died in a road accident after being hit by a speeding bus near Mathigodu Elephant Camp in Thithimathi during the wee hours of Monday. The pachyderm suffered a spinal injury and breathed its last after struggling for about four hours, leaving people in tears.

published on : 9th October 2018