Jumbo's revenge: Angry elephant charges people who tried to chase it away

An angry elephant in South India turned on people trying to chase it into the forest, by chasing them back. The incident happened on 11 July after a herd of elephants destroyed crops in Chitoor district of Andhra Pradesh state. Locals and Forest Department staff tried to chase the elephant back into the forest by making noise and setting off fire crackers. But having been separated from its herd, the animal was distressed so it charged its tormenters. The public immediately ran away from the giant animal.

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