Two wild elephants killed after being hit by train at Khetri in Assam

Two wild elephants were killed after being hit by a train at Khetri area in Assam’s Kamrup Metro district on November 30 night.

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The incident took place at Durung Moinajan area under Khetri police station while the wild elephants had tried to cross the railway track.

According to the reports, a herd of wild elephants came to the area in search of food.

Locals said that the incident occurred at around 10 pm on November 30 when a herd of elephants tried to cross the railway track, a speeding passenger hit two of them.

Locals also said that a herd of elephants have regularly visited the area searching for food.

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About Hemanta Kr Nath

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Hemanta Kumar Nath is a Guwahati-based journalist. He had worked with India Blooms News Service (IBNS), Meghalaya Times, Global News Network among others.

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