Mandla. Hathi Ram becomes violent after the death of his companion Balarama. He attacked two villagers in Mandla district last night. However both survived. Here, forest officials have stepped up efforts to rescue them by rescuing elephant Balaram when it becomes violent. His companion Ram has become uncontrollable after the death of elephant Balaram (20) from the current laid by poachers in Bargi Mohasa of Jabalpur forest division. He is very angry.
He attacked two villagers in the Bijadandi forest zone of Mandla on Sunday night. CCF Jabalpur HD Mehile says that Kanha and Pench director Mandla are trying to tranquilize them with the Forest Department team to rescue Ram who has become dangerous. Mandla DFO Kamal Arora says that the location of Ram Elephant was found in the Tikaria range on Monday. The forest department team led by Kanha National Park director SK Singh and Pench's Vikram Singh Parihar have reached the Tikaria range. Hathi Ram will be transported to Kanha National Park. Discussions are also going on with experts from Karnataka.
The staff of Jabalpur Forest Department was engaged in finding the location of Ram elephant for the last three days, but did not get success. On Sunday, his foot mark was definitely found in the Maneri industrial area on Newas Road. From Maneri around seven o'clock on Sunday evening, he reached the Bijadandi Forest Range, which is 45 km from the Mohas of Bargi. Ram Hathi first entered the barn of Bhagat Singh Baiga (45), a resident of Bhaiswahi village in Bijadandi area. He attacked and injured Bhagat Singh with a tooth on his back. The villagers here made a noise when he ran towards the fields.
Bhagat Singh, a resident of Bijadandi admitted in Jabalpur Medical College, said that the elephant eating the paddy in the barn had gone away as a buffalo when he attacked him. At the same time, Rajkumar Yadav (55), a resident of Nagarar village, went to guard the farm. Ram Hathi angrily pushed him down with a trunk. According to Rajkumar Yadav, the elephant proceeded to trample them. He somehow saved his life by running away. The elephant also chased him far.