ALAPPUZHA: An elephant running amok gored to death a man and injured his mother at Nakkada in Mannar, near Chengannur, on Thursday.

The police said the elephant turned violent at Budhannur while being taken from Mannar to Chengannur and ran for 7 km before destroying the compound wall of the house of Shashidharan, 56, and killing him. The victim was standing in front of the house. — Staff Reporter

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