Tusker found dead in Corbett Tiger Reserve

2011-09-16 - Dehra Dun, India.

A tusker was found dead today in Corbett Tiger Reserve here, an official said. The carcass of the adult elephant with its back portion eaten by a tiger was noticed by forest guards in Sarpduli range during patrolling, CTR deputy director C K Kavidayal said. A postmortem will be conducted to ascertain the cause of its death, he said. Another 11-year-old tusker was found dead in a paddy field at Halduchaur area in Nainital district yesterday.

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Man trampled to death by elephant

2010-05-09 - DEHRA DUN, India.

A man was trampled to death by an elephant on Saturday, triggering a clash between villagers and forest guards at Bishanpur Kundi village in Haridwar district, the police said. The incident took place when the man was quarrying sand on the bank of the Ganga river and the elephant came rushing and trampled him. The man died on the spot. The forest guards who reached the spot were gheraoed by villagers who were upset over the incident.

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Elephant found dead in Corbett

2008-11-18 - Dehra Dun, India.

An elephant was found dead in the Jim Corbett National Park, taking the number of pachyderm deaths in the sanctuary this year to eight. The 40-year-old tuskless elephant died on Monday apparently after being attacked by a herd of tuskers in the park, forest officials said on Tuesday. The officials said deep wounds on its body and footprints of several elephants were found in the area. The pachyderm was buried after a post-mortem, they said.

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Tiger cub, two elephants die in Corbett Park

2007-06-16 - Dehra Dun, India.

Two elephants and a tiger cub died after falling from the hill top at Sauphuti area in Kalagarh and Jhirana range of the park on Friday. Forest officials said the death of wild animals was caused apparently due to incessant rains lashing the area for the past two days.

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4 Headlines about Elephants from Dehra Dun2011-09-16 - Dehra Dun, India - Tusker found dead in Corbett Tiger Reserve 2010-05-09 - DEHRA DUN, India - Man trampled to death by elephant 2008-11-18 - Dehra Dun, India - Elephant found dead in Corbett 2007-06-16 - Dehra Dun, India - Tiger cub, two elephants die in Corbett Park

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