Tuesday, 25 June 2019 09:21 AM
June 25, 2018 03:42 PM NPT
INARUWA, June 25: A woman died in an elephant attack at Baraha municipality of Sunsari district this morning.
The deceased has been identified as Bhuniyadevi Chaudhary, 50, of Dholbhanjyang at Baraha municipality-9, according to the District Police Office, Sunsari.
The elephant came from Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve had attacked Chaudhary on Sunday when she was sitting at cowshed.
Critically injured Chaudhary died while undergoing treatment at Dharan-based BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, said police.
Deputy Superintendent of Police of Sunsari, Narayan Prasad Ghimire, said that investigation into the case was underway.