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.