Sita at Nehru Zoological Park

Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) Sita at Nehru Zoological Park

Sita
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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ maybe about 34 years old (estimated age)
Status:confiscated
Management:Free contact
Location:Nehru Zoological Park
ArrivedNehru Zoological Park 2016-03-01
from Jamuna Circus
Born:1984?
Document updated2017-03-12: Seized by Police Department
2017-03: Sita has been taken to the Zoo Park for safe custody as she is a wild animal and comes under the Wildlife Protection Act, 1972. Sita had a wound in its fore foot for which the Zoo veterinarians are giving treatment.

Sources, among others

  • http://www.thehansindia.com/posts/index/Hyderabad-Tab/2016-03-10/Female-elephant-rescued-from-circus/212506#.WMUmHcdBRAw.facebook
  • http://www.thehansindia.com/posts/index/Hyderabad-Tab/2016-03-09/Female-elephant-rescued-from-circus/212506

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