Elephant torso found, tusk removed

 The torso of an elephant was found with its head and tusk cut off in Alipurduar district on .

PTI| Updated: Mar 21, 2015, 23:56 PM IST

Alipurduar (WB): The torso of an elephant was found with its head and tusk cut off in Alipurduar district on .

Conservator of Forests, Buxa Tiger Reserve, B K Sood said, the jumbo could have fallen prey to poachers who had sliced off its tusk.

The pachyderm was believed to have strayed from Buxa reserve nearby.