The incident occurred early Friday
A wild elephant has trampled a man to death at Purbo Bhutiapara in Sadar upazila of Cox's Bazar.
The deceased is Nazir Ahmed, 48, of Bhutiarpara area.
The incident occurred early Friday.
Ashaduzzaman, officer-in-charge (OC) of Eidgaon Police Investigation Centre, said the elephant attacked the man while he was guarding a paddy field around 3am, leaving him injured.
Locals took the victim to a local hospital where the duty doctors declared him dead, said Kamal Uddin, a member of Eidgaon union parishad.