Elephants from Nepal damage crops in UP
On Saturday, these elephants destroyed the watch tower of the forest department.
The elephants damaged crops, following which the farmers are forced to keep a watch on their crops at the night.
He added that the forest staff is making every effort to drive away from the elephants.
''The herd goes towards Nepal but returns to the Tarai area in the night. On Saturday, these elephants destroyed the watchtower of the forest department. The elephants damaged paddy and sugarcane in the fields of Piparia Santosh village. The villagers played drums and blew trumpets to drive away from the jumbos, but to no avail,'' Verma said.
The second herd of elephants reached near Hardoi canal on Saturday night.
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