Jharsuguda: Villagers of Kolabira block under Jharsuguda Districts are spending sleepless nights since few days because of the Jumbo menace.

On Monday, The elephants had destroyed around seven houses in Badimal village under the Kelendamal Gram Panchayat.

Last night at 12:30 am around, a herd of elephant attacked the village. Due to this attack, the total number of seven houses of villagers have been damaged.

The seven villagers, whose houses were damaged were identified as Sujan Bagh, Padmalochan Bhaisa, Sadanand Bhaisa, Khageshwar bag, Jagdish bag, Madan Bag and Nimain Majhi of Badimal village under Kelendamal block.

Earlier on Sunday night, The Jumbo has destroyed around five houses in Siripali and Gudigaon Village under Kolabira block.