Over 80 elephants killed every year due to human-elephant conflict2 min read . Updated: 07 Sep 2017, 09:52 PM IST
The main reasons of elephant deaths are electrocution, train accidents, poaching and poisoning, according to environment ministry data
New Delhi: With increasing human-wildlife conflict, at least 80 elephants are killed every year in India on an average, totalling up to 655 deaths in the last eight years, environment ministry data showed.
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