Rowdy Ranga at Mathigodu elephant Camp (Thithimathi)

† Rowdy Ranga
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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 34 years old
Dead date: 2018-10-08, on the Virajpet-Bengaluru road, near the Nagarhole Tiger Reserve.
Death reason: accident: severely injured after being hit by a bus
Location:Mathigodu elephant Camp (Thithimathi)
ArrivedMathigodu elephant Camp (Thithimathi) 2015-00-00
from Bannerghatta Biological Park Zoo
Bannerghatta Biological Park Zoo 2016-12-26
from Bannerghatta National Park
Bannerghatta National Park 2009-00-00
Born:1984 wild in
Bannerghatta National Park
Document updated2009-08-04: age
2018-04-30: captured, tamed and trained
2018-10-08: dead
2006: killed a villager and created havoc in Hakki-Pikki colony, Byrappanahalli and Buthanahalli.

2016: captured

2017: tamed and trained

2018: Killed by a bus...

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