Rourkela, October 18 (LocalWire): Forest officials have recovered a carcass of an elephant calf in Dhumagarh forests under Biramitrapur Range in Sundargarh district on Friday.
According to official sources, a herd of 4-5 adult elephants was found to be guarding the carcass that was spotted by the villagers yesterday.
On being informed, the forest officials reached the place and recovered it.
“It appears that the calf died of injuries it sustained during a fight between adult elephants. The carcass will be buried after the autopsy,” the sources said.