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Elephant recaptured after killing handler in Mahasarakham

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Elephant trunks

Elephant trunks. Photo: nickharder (Pixabay).


An elephant that fled after it kicked its handler to death in Mahasarakham on Friday night has been recaptured after being shot with a tranquiliser dart by a veterinarian.

The elephant, known as Samson, was among five pachyderms hired by the abbot of Wat Pa Wang Nam Yen to participate in a krathin merit making procession scheduled for Saturday.

Full story: The Nation

By The Nation


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