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Four elephants killed in Odisha

IANS  |  Bhubaneswar 

Four elephants were killed after a train hit them on a railway track in Odisha's district on Monday.

The incident occurred near the range, said a

A herd comprising three elephants and a calf were crossing the tracks when they were hit. All of them were killed instantly, said Batakrushna Sethi, of the range.

Sethi said the railway department had been asked to reduce the speed of trains while crossing the forest range.

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First Published: Mon, April 16 2018. 13:06 IST
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