THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Forest Minister Benoy Viswom has ordered payment of Rs.1 lakh to the family of Maran, 60, belonging to the Oorali tribe of Kalluvayal Colony in the Chethalathu forest range of Wayanad district who was trampled to death by a wild elephant. The Minister asked the officials of the Forest Department to see that the family gets insurance benefits.

— Special Correspondent

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