Elephant on a rampage closes main road in the North Central Province of Sri Lanka

Oct 29, Kekirawa: An elephant on a rampage resulted in the temporary closure of the main Dambulla-Kekirawa road in the Anuradhapura District of Sri Lanka today.

The Kekirawa Police have said the elephant has been on a rampage on an 8 kilometer stretch of the road in Thibbatuwewa of Kekirawa.

The elephant has damaged over 10 vehicles and several buildings and caused people in the Kekirawa town to flee the area in the morning, the police have said.

However, officials from the Wild Life Department are trying to capture the elephant by neutralizing it.

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