Elephant wall to be built in Arlam: Speaker AN Shamseer

A day after tribal Raghu was trampled to death by a wild elephant inside Aralam farm on Saturday, Speaker AN Shamseer met the victim’s family and assured that everything would be done to build an elephant wall in the area.

The Speaker assured that before convening the Assembly on Monday, a meeting of Forest and Scheduled Tribe ministers would be held to discuss the issue of construction of the elephant wall.

CPI(M) District Committee members K Sreedharan, KV Zakir Hussain, Panchayat President KP Rajesh and other public representatives were present.