Simara: A truck has hit an elephant returning to Hattisar in Amalekhganj after participating in a religious program. While returning to Hattisar from Jitpur, a truck hit Menukakali of Hidireh on the Pathalaiya-Amalekhganj road section.Along with the elephant, the mother has also been injured in the collision. The injured mother has been treated at Simara. A team from the park has treated the injured elephant. According to the park, the injured elephant has been in an unconscious state for about an hour and now his condition is improving.
Police have arrested the truck (Na 5 Cha 3557) and its driver for hitting the elephant.