Man trampled to death by elephant in Bandarban


A man was trampled to death during an attack by a herd of wild elephants at Bhagyakul area under Sadar upazila in Bandarban district on Saturday.

The deceased was identified as Md Shafiq, 46, hailed from aforesaid area. Sub-inspector of Bandarban Sadar Police Station, Hasina said a herd of wild elephants attacked Shafiq when he was outside  his house. The wild elephants attacked  him, as he was alone there. However, Shafiq died on the spot. Later, his body was sent to Bandarban Hospital morgue for autopsy.