Turco-Mongol commander and conqueror Timur (Tamerlane, 1336-1405), invaded northern India, attacking the Delhi Sultanate. The battle between Turco-Mongol conqueror and Indian forces took place in 1398. The Indian army had war elephants armored with chain mail and poison on their tusks.
War elephants were a formidable force, as they could crushed morale and easily break through enemy formations.
What decision did Timur make?