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Kodagu forest officials rescue 5 elephants stuck overnight in water reservoir

Author: | Posted on: Thursday, April 11th, 2019

In a rescue operation which lasted nearly four hours, forest officials in Kodagu district rescued five elephants stuck in a water reservoir in Palangala village in Virajpet taluk of the district.

The herd of elephants was spotted on Tuesday night as they were passing through a coffee plantation near Palangala. “We presume the herd arrived at the pond in search of water. However, in the process they must have fallen into the water,” Regional Forest Officer (RFO) Gopal said.

For more on this report by Team StoryInfinity read – The News Minute, Daijiworld.

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