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Carcass of wild elephant found in Assam

Press Trust of India  |  Tezpur(Assam) 

The carcass of a wild elephant with its chopped off, allegedly killed by miscreants, has been recovered from reserve forest in Assam's district, a said today.

The carcass was found yesterday evening along the Assam-border, said.

The miscreants allegedly killed the wild elephant and chopped off its tusk, nail and tongue.

A team of Aranya Surakhya samiti personnel found the carcass and informed the forest office.

Choudhury said investigations are on and efforts are being made to nab the miscreants.

A team of doctor will conduct the postmortem, he added.

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First Published: Sat, February 10 2018. 17:05 IST