Elephant Attack

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Elephant Tramples 52-Year-Old Woman To Death, Rs 25,000 Immediate Aid Given To Kin

In a wild elephant attack, a 52-year-old woman was trampled to death in Chhattisgarh's Surajpur district, said an official on May 31. Victim identified as Indarmania, set out to collect wood, along with two other women when the elephant got hold of her and trampled her to death. The other two women fled and alerted the forest personnel. An immediate aid of Rs 25,00o has been given to her kin. 

Tue, 31 May 2022 - 07:40 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Elephant, Elephant Attack, Chhattisgarh, Raipur, Surajpur

Still from video showing DC Ranbir Sharma slapping a man.

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Chhattisgarh CM Suspends Collector Seen Slapping Man In Viral Video

Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel on May 23 suspended Surajpur District Collector Ranbir Sharma, after a video showing the IAS officer slapping a man went viral. In the viral video, the collector can be seen slapping the man and even slamming his phone on the ground. Although the officer apologised later, he said, "We have to be a little strict with people to ensure that lockdown norms are followed."

Sun, 23 May 2021 - 03:05 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Chhattisgarh, Bhupesh Baghel, DC, Surajpur, Ranbir Sharma

Courtesy: The Indian Express