Elephant killed as train hits

Berhampur: An elephant was killed after being hit by a train in Ganjam district, forest officials said here today.

The mishap took place yesterday at Subalaya, about 50 km from here, when a herd of elephants was crossing the track, Divisional Forest Officer (Berhampur) S S Mishra said. The pachyderm which died was a female, he said.

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