R. Santhosh, 20, son of Ramasamy of Gudalur Kavundampalayam succumbed to injuries he sustained when an elephant attacked him on April 25. According to the P.N. Palayam Police, Santhosh was under treatment at the Coimbatore Medical College Hospital

after the elephant attacked him when he was on his way to a temple in Palamalai as part of the ‘Chitra Pournami’ festival. He was a second year diploma student.

The Police have

registered a case in this connection.

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