+

Wild elephant found dead in Jhapa, tusk missing

Representational image

Jhapa, November 17

A wild elephant was found dead at Kachanakawal in the Jhapa district. Its tusk was missing, hence officials have suspected poaching.

The adult male elephant was found dead without its tusk near a banana farm at Kachanakawal rural municipality-1, around two kilometres away from the Charkoshe Jalthal forest.

Officials from the Division Forest Office say the elephant sustained no injuries.

A team from the office reached the site and buried the dead elephant.

React to this post

Conversation

New Old Popular

Subscribe to our newsletter

Subscribe to Onlinekhabar English to get notified of exclusive news stories.