Nandilath Gopalakrishnan at Paramekkavu Devaswom temple

† Nandilath Gopalakrishnan
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Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Male 28 years
Dead date: 2006-01-07
Death reason: disease: Erandakettu (impaction of the colon)
Location:Paramekkavu Devaswom temple
ArrivedGuruvayur Dewaswom Aanathavalam (Punnathur Kota)
Born:1978 wild
Document updated2012-07-02: 
According to the elephant experts Radhakrishnan Kaimal and Giridas, the animal had been under treatment for Erandakettu (impaction of the colon) for the last 20 days.

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