Farmer allegedly electrocuted a seven-tonne elephant to dying in Chanthaburi

A fruit farmer in Chanthaburi’s Khao Soi Dao allegedly killed an 18 year old elephant weighing greater than seven tonnes yesterday and is set to face prosecution for violating the Wildlife Act.
A poor elephant was recognized as “See Dor Daeng”, which was not solely one of Asia’s largest mammals but also one of many smartest of his herd as he had beforehand managed to elude the wildlife centre by discovering its own way beneath electrical wires and canals.
The animal’s death was attributable to an electrical shock at a fruit plantation installed by the farmer on Tuesday morning, where his physique was present in Pong Nam Ron district, based on officials.
Never again acquired from the scene show that the elephant’s trunk was nonetheless linked to the 220-volt electrical wire at the farm when it was discovered..

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