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Man killed in elephant attack in Chittagong

  • Published at 06:04 pm February 20th, 2021
Wild Elephant Dhaka Tribune

The deceased was on his way to the Fazr prayers

A septuagenarian man was trampled to death by a wild elephant at Chapatoli village in Anwara upazila of Chittagong on Saturday.

The deceased was identified as Aziz Fakir, a resident of the village. 

An elephant attacked Aziz while he was going to a mosque for the Fazr prayers, leaving him dead on the spot, said Anowara police station Officer-In-Charge S S Didarul Islam Shikder. 

The local forest department office has been informed about the incident.