18 February 2019
Dhenkanal: An elephant calf was rescued from a well today morning in Bangurasingh village under Sadar range here.
According to reports, the calf had separated from its herd late last night and had fallen into the well meant for a lift irrigation project. Locals also said that they had spotted an elephant herd in the area a few days back.
On hearing the jumbo calf’s cry for help, locals informed forest officials. The authorities rushed to the spot and rescued the jumbo.