Aranya at Gorumara Central Pilkhana Elephant Camp

Male Asian elephant Aranya at Gorumara Central Pilkhana Elephant Camp

Aranya and Moterani
† Aranya
ID Number:
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Male < 1 years
Dead date: 2009-08-15
Death reason: disease: enteritis, kidney problems
Location:Gorumara Central Pilkhana Elephant Camp
ArrivedGorumara Central Pilkhana Elephant Camp
from Jaldapara Wildlife Sanctuary
Jaldapara Wildlife Sanctuary 2009-07-01
from
Born:2009 wild India
Capture: 2009
Document updated2009-08-18: Text, image
According to officials, the baby elephant, believed to be separated from its herd, was unfed and sick when it was first spotted near a riverside. Aranya was rescued by the wildlife workers from near Jaldhaka river in northern part of the state.

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