Karuwala-gas-wewa Wildlife office said that a tusker who lived in the Puttalama, Kal-adiya area has died this morning. They said that the 20 year old tusker has died after being entangled with an electric wire of a house. The postmortem was to be conducted by the Veterinary doctors of the Anuradhapura Wildlife office. During the recent past the tusker was seen moving around Kal-adiya 6th Mile Post, Meeoya and Kiral-oya. Puttalam Wildlife office is conducting investigations into the death of the tusker.