3 elephants trapped in Mahanadi river after floodgates opened

Three elephants got trapped in Mahanadi River, after gates of Mundali barrage were opened to release flooded water on Monday morning. The elephants were crossing the river when they found themselves trapped after the flooded water was released. Two out of five managed to escape. Later, the gates of Naraj barrage were opened to release the excess water in Mahanadi river and the tuskers were finally rescued.