Poachers kill elephant in Kodagu dist

Poachers kill elephant in Kodagu dist

Submitted by alvin on Tue, 2016-08-30 19:54 Mysuru: The carcass of a 20-year-old female elephant, bearing a gunshot wound on its forehead, was found at a coffee estate in Enjalgere village under Virajpet Forest Range on Monday.A post-mortem examination later confirmed that the jumbo had been shot dead after pellets were recovered from its head.A complaint has reportedly been lodged at Siddapura Police Station and the search is on for the miscreant responsible for the jumbo’s death.