Protests erupt after elderly woman killed by elephant

Thirty congress activists, alongside the two senior leaders, were detained on serious charges, including disrespecting the deceased's remains and assaulting a hospital. The incident occurred when Indira Ramakrishnan (65), a resident of Kanjiraveli, was fatally trampled by an elephant in Idukki.

Kerala’s wildlife in peril: Jumbo numbers down by 58%, tigers suffer 30% dip

Habitat changes and natural calamities blamed for Kerala's declining wildlife population