A youth from Badlapara Tea Estate area in Udalguri district was trampled to death by a wild elephant on Sunday. The incident occurred when the youth, Bimal Tapna, went to drive away the elephants roaming in the area.
According to reports, Bimal died on the spot after a wild elephant attacked him. Locals said that the herd of elephants also destroyed a wall of a mud house.
Meanwhile, the residents from Badlapara TE alleged that the locality often faced terror of wild elephants.