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Sambalpur: In another incident of man-animal conflict, a villager was trampled to death by an elephant at Padiabahal in Odisha’s Sambalpur district on Sunday.

The deceased was identified as Biranchi Malayan Panda. He had gone to attend a call of nature when an elephant attacked him and trampled to death. Biranchi died on the spot.

On being informed, forest officials have reached the spot and started an investigation.