Villagers chased 4 elephants away from the fields in Narasipur taluk, and two of them entered the city limits. After rampage in Bamboo Bazaar , Mysore, and killing at least one person, a house security guard, identified as Renuka Prasad, a 55-year-old resident of Bamboo Bazar.
Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa announced Rs.500,000 as compensation to Prasad's family.
The wild elephant was captured and brought to Balle camp.