Tue, Oct 28, 2014, 11:07 AM
22 elephants have gone berserk and entered Brahmadevarachenu village of Kuppam Mandal in Chittor district and destroyed the crops on Monday. Sugar Cane, Paddy, Vegetable crops were trampled by the Tuskers who came from adjacent forest area. The animal trackers of Forest department who tried to send them back were counter attacked by elephants. The villagers and farmers are shivering due to the frequent elephant attacks.In the past also, herds of elephants attacked the crops and local people several times but no preventive steps were taken by the forest officials.