Two persons trampled to death by jumbos in Kandhamal

Phulbani: In a very shocking incident, two persons were trampled to death by jumbos in Sialmala jungle in Kandhamal district early this morning.

The deceased were identified as Bihari Majhi and Daka Majhi of Tirol village in the district.

According to reports, the two villagers had gone to the jungle for some work when a pachyderm attacked them with its trunk and then trampled them to death.

A pal of gloom has descended in the village after the death of the two persons.

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