Latehar: A woman was trampled to death in Dhangartola village under Garu Police Station area of this district following which the people blocked the traffic movement on Mahuatand-Daltonganj road due to which on both sides of the vehicle long queue was stranded.
Mahutand Forest Ranger Vrinda Pandey reached on the spot and gave immediate compensation of Rs 25,000 after which the villagers called off the agitation.
The deceased woman has been identified as Seema Devi.
The husband of the deceased said that she had gone to the forest to collect wood when she came face to face with a wild elephant who attacked her. She was taken to the Garu Referral Hospital were after first aid she was taken to Daltonganj were she died during the treatment