Video of young Lankan girl controlling elephant

351FACDC00000578-3635025-At_the_beginning_of_the_20_second_long_clip_the_youngster_appear-a-21_1465558770286Astonishing footage of a modern-day David vs Goliath confrontation has emerged – with the underdog being a small girl. In an almost spooky fashion, a child has been filmed walking right up to an approaching elephant on a road and seemingly controlling it by showing it the palm of her hand.