Vindhya at Peepertola elephant camp (Panna National Park)

† Vindhya
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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 15 years old
Dead date: 2017-09-11
Death reason: accident: drowned in Ken river?
Location:Peepertola elephant camp (Panna National Park)
ArrivedPeepertola elephant camp (Panna National Park) 2002-00-00
Born:2002 captive-born in
Peepertola elephant camp (Panna National Park)
Document updated2018-05-01: new record, death report
2017-09-12: Named Vindhya, the elephant was born in Panna Tiger Reserve in 2002. Its carcass was seen floating in Ken river on Saturday. It was brought to the shore, and foresters began one of their most interesting investigations ever.

Sources, among others

  • https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bhopal/elephant-drowns-in-panna-tiger-reserve/articleshow/60469780.cms

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