Elephant attack claims two lives

Two people have died due to elephant attacks in Mangalagama and Galkiriyagama.

The police said that a 59-year-old individual died last night (November 7) in an elephant attack that occurred in Kohombagasthalawa, Mangalagama. He has been identified as a resident of the same area.

Meanwhile, another 62-year-old individual has also died in an elephant attack reported from Adiyagala, Galkiriyagama.