Jayanth at Naniyala elephant camp (Kuppam Chittoor district)

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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂
Management:Free contact
Location:Naniyala elephant camp (Kuppam Chittoor district)
ArrivedNaniyala elephant camp (Kuppam Chittoor district) 2016-02-00
from Indira Gandhi Zoological Park
Indira Gandhi Zoological Park 2007-00-00
from Naniyala elephant camp (Kuppam Chittoor district)
Born: wild
Capture: ?,
Document updated2018-05-03: new record, kumki
Jayanth was captured in the Kuppam forests

2010-02-16:Two male elephants, Ganesh and Jayant, were sent back from the Indira Gandhi Zoological Park to the elephant camp at Kuppam in Chittoor district on Monday.

2018-03-31: After visiting the spot, chief conservator of forests, Rahul Pandey, discussed the issue with principal chief conservator of forests and brought two trained elephants, Ganesh and Jayanth, from Chittoor district.

Sources, among others

  • http://www.thehansindia.com/posts/index/Andhra-Pradesh/2018-03-31/Wild-tuskers-sent-back-to-reserve-forest-/370823
  • http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/tp-andhrapradesh/Two-training-elephants-sent-back-to-Kuppam/article15985787.ece
  • http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/andhra-pradesh/prized-sevrices-of-kumkis/article23281761.ece

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