Hours of effort, and two elephants stuck in a swamp in Athagarh were finally rescued. Late on Wednesday (May 19) night, two wild elephants had gotten stuck in a swamp near a stone quarry close to Bhejia village under Tigiria Forest Range and could not manage to escape.
Angul: An elephant calf fell into a dry farm well at Balijerenga village under Angul Forest Range in the district in the early hours of Thursday. However, it was rescued after a long operation by a team of forest officials. Some locals spotted the elephant calf struggling to get out of the well in the […]
Dhenkanal: An elephant calf believed to be one-and-half-month-old fell into an open drain in Gunudei village under Dhenkanal Sadar Range while crossing the road with its herd. It was finally rescued from the drain after a two-hour-long operation, thanks to the efforts of the local forest personnel. As per reports, the incident occurred this morning […]
Rourkela: An adult elephant which had fallen into a deep dug well in Odisha’s Sundargarh district was rescued by Forest and Fire Service department officials with the help of locals on Thursday. A herd of 18 elephants had come close to the Dumerta village on Wednesday night. While they were being chased away by the […]
Berhampur:It was a providential escape for four elephants, including two calves which had fallen into two separate wells in Tarasingh Forest Range of North Ghumusar forest division on Saturday. According to sources, two mother elephants and their calves had fallen into two separate open wells in Dubapalli and Sisulunda areas. It is suspected that the […]