One Bhutanese has been killed when a wild elephant attacked him early morning today.
The deceased, recognized as 32-year old Chandra Bahadur Darjee of Bhutanese Refugee Camp, Belgangi II, was on his way to work when he was attacked by the elephant nearby Hansedumse forest. Darjee was a registered refugee of Sector E/2, Hut No. 18.
Darjee, who was seriously injured, was immediately rushed to AMDA hospital, Damak. “Darjee died while he was being treated in the hospital,” Babu Ram Poudel, Police Inspector at Armed Police Base Camp, Beldangi informed BNS.
Four refugees have lost their life being attacked by wild elephants this year. Two individuals were killed just two weeks back.
Reported by Tilak Niraula from Beldangi for BNS