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Wild elephant tramples 3 to death in Haridwar

2010-11-06 - Haridwar, India.

In Haridwar, a woman and her two grandchildren were trampled to death by a wild elephant last night on National Highway at Moteechur near Rajaji National Park. According to Director of Rajaji National Park S S Rasaily the incident took place outside Motichur range of the national park last evening when five members of a family were attacked by the wild elephant. He told our Dehradun correspondent that a man and his one daughter managed to run away from the spot whereas three members of his famil...


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2009-09-17 - Haridwar, India.

A cow elephant was gored to death by a tusker in Dhaulkhand range of Rajaji Park in Uttarakhand, officials said today. The incident took place yesterday after the two elephants fought over mating and the pachyderm pierced its tusks into the stomach of cow elephant resulting in latter's death. The postmortem report confirmed its death as a result of a violent struggle, they said.


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One trampled to death, another injured by elephant

2009-09-14 - Haridwar, India.

An elephant trampled to death one person and injured another at Chiriapur forest range today, official sources said here. The incident took place early today when the elephant attacked two men sleeping on the loft in a paddy field at Kategarh village. While Ikmal Singh (35) died on the spot after being hit against the ground repeatedly by the pachyderm, Sandip (36) managed to run from the spot. However, he received back injuries in the attack.


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Elephant found dead near Rajaji Park

2009-09-14 - Haridwar, India.

A male elephant without tusks was today found dead in Khanpur forest range near the Rajaji Park here, a forest official said. The body of 40-year-old pachyderm was noticed by a priest of a temple at Dhaluwala area who informed the forest officials, said Divisional Forest Officer of Haridwar R B Pathak. Pathak ruled out poaching behind the death of the particular breed of elephants called"Makhna"which does not have tusks.


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4 Headlines about Elephants from Haridwar2010-11-06 - Haridwar, India - Wild elephant tramples 3 to death in Haridwar 2009-09-17 - Haridwar, India - 2009-09-14 - Haridwar, India - One trampled to death, another injured by elephant 2009-09-14 - Haridwar, India - Elephant found dead near Rajaji Park

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