Big trouble in Siliguri: Wild elephant goes on a rampage in West Bengal town

A wild elephant that strayed into the town stands after authorities shot it with a tranquilizer gun at Siliguri in West Bengal state.

FP Staff February 11, 2016 10:22:04 IST
Big trouble in Siliguri: Wild elephant goes on a rampage in West Bengal town
Big trouble in Siliguri Wild elephant goes on a rampage in West Bengal town

A wild elephant that strayed into the town stands after authorities shot it with a tranquilizer gun at Siliguri in West Bengal state. PTI

Big trouble in Siliguri Wild elephant goes on a rampage in West Bengal town

People watch as a Forest official tranquilizes the elephant which went on a rampage in a market area of Siliguri. PTI

Big trouble in Siliguri Wild elephant goes on a rampage in West Bengal town

Locals watch as an elephant is being rapped up with the help of a crain who damaged vehicles infront of a shopping mall at Siliguri. PTI

Big trouble in Siliguri Wild elephant goes on a rampage in West Bengal town

The elephant had wandered from the Baikunthapur forest, crossing roads and a small river before entering the town. The panicked elephant ran amok, trampling parked cars and motorbikes before it was tranquilized. AP

Big trouble in Siliguri Wild elephant goes on a rampage in West Bengal town

People run as they follow a wild elephant that strayed into the town of Siliguri. AP

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