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TN pilgrim killed in wild elephant attack in Sabarimala

Press Trust of India  |  Sabarimala (Ker) 

A 30-year-old pilgrim from was trampled to death by a wild elephant in the trekking path leading to the famed Lord Temple here today.

The incident occurred when of Chennai, who came here as part of a 14-member team, went to answer nature's call while trekking through the forest path of Karimala, police said.

Though his fellow travellers rushed him to the nearby hospital at the foothills, he was declared brought dead, they said.

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First Published: Mon, January 08 2018. 13:45 IST