Elephant crushes caretaker to death in Tiruchi Temple
In a shocking incident, a temple elephant crushed its caretaker to death in Tiruchi. According to reports an elephant became wild suddenly on devotees in Mariamman temple in Tiruchi. Mahout named Gajendran who was employed in the temple to take care of the elephant has tried to control it. But the angry elephant dragged the mahout and crushed him under its feet repeatedly giving no scope to him for escape. Devotees ran out the temple in fear and finally the temple staff caught & chained the elephant with great difficulty.