Ailing elephant found lying in Kandhamal forest
Kandhamal: An ailing female elephant was found lying near Lankagada forest in Tumudibandha of Kandhamal district on Friday.
The locals spotted the ill-taken pachyderm this morning and alerted the forest officials, who then along with veterinary doctors reached the spot.
Acting swiftly over the matter forest personnel and other veterinarians assessed the condition of the elephant.
The veterinarians will start the treatment of the ailing tusker, sources said.