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Elephant found dead in Bengal

IANS  |  Kolkata 

An elephant was found dead in a village on Thursday, a forest department official said.

Talking to IANS, Divisional Forest Officer of Rupnarayan Division in Midnapore district, Arnab Sengupta, said: "The pachyderm was 15 to 20 years old and was discovered in Bhatmara village in district."

The cause of death is yet to be established, Sengupta said.

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First Published: Thu, January 12 2017. 14:52 IST
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