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Woman dies in jumbo attack in Dhenkanal

Dhenkanal: After a brief lull, another incident of man-elephant c conflict has come to the fore in Odisha with a woman dying in jumbo attack in Dhenkanal district.

According to reports, the woman of Surapratap pur under Bhuban block in Dhenkanal district was going to take a bath in the Brahmani river when a pachyderm all of a sudden attacked her with its trunk then trampled her with its foot. The woman died on the spot.

The villagers have informed forest officials regarding the incident.

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