29 May '15, 7pm

If you stop to take a selfie at a safari, an elephant WILL eat your handbag

The strange encounter was caught on camera at India's Bandipur National Park by a wildlife photographer Two tourists pose to snap photos of an elephant and her calf but were chased away by the mother Photographer Austin Cherupuzha said the adult elephant grabbed the woman's leather bag with its trunk and ate it The woman told witnesses her bag contained fruit, bank cards, cash and gold jewellery An expert said the bag and its contents will affect the elephant's organs and could lead to internal bleeding

Full article: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/travel/travel_news/article-310...

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