KOZHIKODE: An elephant, that was brought for participating in a temple festival, ran amok at Perambra in Kozhikode on Sunday. The incident occurred around 7 pm when procession carrying a sword was in progress.
According to sources, three persons were on the elephant when it ran amok. The elephant walked slowly to a nearby plot and stood there.
Though large number of people followed the elephant and thronged to see the elephant but it did not attack any.