Tuesday (December 14) morning Banshkhali Amli court judge. Manual Islam gave this instruction. The two were sent to jail for killing the country’s first elephant.
According to the details of the case, the elephant was killed by an electric short circuit at Lotmoni in Banshkhali on November 30. Later, the accused Kamal and Nezam buried the elephant.
Later, the Forest Department filed a case and the Amli court in Banshkhali ordered to send the first and second accused Baba Kamal and son Nezam to jail.
Chittagong Divisional Officer Dakshin Shafiqul Islam said the father and son killed the elephant and buried it. We are satisfied with the verdict of the court.
In the last one month, 5 elephants have died in Satkania, Chakaria, Eidgah and Banshkhali due to various reasons. In Banshkhali alone, two elephants died in a span of 19 days.
On Tuesday (November 30) night, an elephant died in the Lotmoni hill area of Sadhanpur union in Bashankhali upazila. On November 12, the Forest Department recovered the body of another elephant from Chhota Beel area of East Chambal Ward No. 8 of the upazila. Earlier the elephant was buried. Later we rescued the dead elephant from the ground.