The tranquillised wild Indian elephant nicknamed Laden is lifted up with the help of a crane before being transported to a sanctuary on November 12. Photo: DPA The tranquillised wild Indian elephant nicknamed Laden is lifted up with the help of a crane before being transported to a sanctuary on November 12. Photo: DPA
The tranquillised wild Indian elephant nicknamed Laden is lifted up with the help of a crane before being transported to a sanctuary on November 12. Photo: DPA
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Killer Indian elephant nicknamed Osama bin Laden dies after week in captivity

  • The rogue elephant, which had killed five villagers in Assam state, was captured and moved to a sanctuary
  • But it died less than a week later, with officials admitting its feet were tied to prevent it from escaping

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The tranquillised wild Indian elephant nicknamed Laden is lifted up with the help of a crane before being transported to a sanctuary on November 12. Photo: DPA The tranquillised wild Indian elephant nicknamed Laden is lifted up with the help of a crane before being transported to a sanctuary on November 12. Photo: DPA
The tranquillised wild Indian elephant nicknamed Laden is lifted up with the help of a crane before being transported to a sanctuary on November 12. Photo: DPA
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