A video showing newly-elected Assam Deputy Speaker Kripanath Mallah falling off an elephant has surfaced online. The incident took place on Saturday as the BJP MLA was being welcomed by his supporters in his constituency, Ratabari. The video shows Mallah losing balance when the elephant started running forward and then falling off. He escaped unhurt from the incident.
#WATCH: Newly-elected deputy speaker of Assam assembly Kripanath Mallah falls off an elephant. He was being welcomed by his supporters in— ANI (@ANI) October 8, 2018
Ratabari, his own constituency, in Karimganj district. The deputy speaker was unhurt in the incident. (06.10.2018) #Assam pic.twitter.com/2UYHkS7zvx