Gajendra at K Gudi Wilderness Camp (Kyathadevara Gudi)

Gajendra
ID Number:Local id Number: 2 - 
86+1 in Database for Captive Elephants in Karnataka - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 64 years old
Management:Free contact
People killed:1
Location:K Gudi Wilderness Camp (Kyathadevara Gudi)
ArrivedK Gudi Wilderness Camp (Kyathadevara Gudi)
from Nagarhole National Park
Born:1954 wild in
Nagarhole National Park
Document updated2012-09-09:corr location to K Gudi
2016-12-09: DCEMK_nr
2017-03-25: mankiller
2018-04-30: mahouts
Killed his previous mahout in 2015

2017: Mahout Shankar and Kavadi Sunil.

Sources, among others

  • http://www.deccanherald.com/content/277200/gajapayana-begins-amid-fanfare.html
  • http://www.hindu.com/2009/08/13/stories/2009081350570200.htm
  • https://www.newskarnataka.com/mysore/newbies-get-ready-to-walk-with-veteran-jumbos-this-dasara
  • Database for Captive Elephants and their Mahouts in Karnataka
    made 2009 by Surendra Varma, Shiela Rao, Suparna Ganguly and Rajendra Hasbhavi, India

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