KALPETTA: A 60-year-old tribal man was trampled to death by a wild elephant on Tuesday at Ellakkolly, near Irulam, in the Pathiri North reserve forest under the South Wayanad Forest Division.
He was identified as Eemaran of Ellakkolly Tribal colonym, near Irulam, in Poothadi panchayat in the district. Divisional Forest Officer K.K. Sunilkumar said Eemaran was attacked while he was returning home after work. He is survived wife and five children.