Rukkamma (22) daughter of Muniyappa of Upa-pallam village near Oodethurkam of Rayakottai had a miraculous escape after being caught by a single elephant which is roaming around in that area.
Rukkamma was into the forest area to rear her cattle. She has noticed a single elephant approaching her. She has ran for safe, but the elephant caught her, hit her with its tusk and has thrown her away.
In this she received injuries in her abdomen. She was taken by villagers to Hosur GH and from here she was rushed to Dharmapuri Medical college hospital for further treatment.