Lockdown: Herd of Elephants filmed calmly crossing the road in Thailand

Lockdown: Herd of Elephants filmed calmly crossing the road in Thailand

While humans are struggling to adjust to lockdown life, animals are taking full advantage of the situation. A heard of elephants were seen crossing a usually busy highway recently.

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As many people continue to practise social distancing, animals are slowly taking over the streets and roads meant for human beings.

A video of a heard of more than 50 elephants crossing the road was recorded on camera in a province in Thailand as netizens watched in awe.

According to Lad Bible, the herd left the forest and crossed the highway in Chachoengsao province on Thursday, April 9.

Lockdown: Herd of Elephants filmed calmly crossing the road in Thailand

A heard of elephants crossing the road in Thailand. Photo: Viral Press.
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Ac cording to Lad Bible, the herd left the forest and crossed the highway in Chachoengsao province on Thursday, April 9.

Local police arrived on the scene to ensure the wild animals crossed the road safely with locals gathering around to watch.

Lockdown: Herd of Elephants filmed calmly crossing the road in Thailand

Thailand citizens watching in awe as elephants cross the road. Photo: Lad Bible.
Source: UGC

According to reports, wildlife rangers were tracking the family of elephants as they moved through the road during the day, prompting them to block the road so as to prevent any accidents or blockages.

Pratya Chutipat Sakul who filmed the scene said the elephants were moving calmly and barely noticed the humans adding she was happy to witness the beautiful scene.

Meanwhile, Kruger National Park in South Africa shared photos of lions basking on tarmacked roads.

The animals had taken control of the streets following a lockdown in South Africa which prevented people from visiting even the parks.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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