Kapila at Ragama temple (unknown name)

† Kapila
ID Number:
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 17 years old
Dead date: 2009-09-00,
Death reason: disease: anorexia, malnutrition
Location:Ragama temple (unknown name)
ArrivedRagama temple (unknown name) 2003-00-00
from Pinnawala elephant orphanage
Born:1992 unknown Sri Lanka
Document updated2013-06-05: new record
2011: Pubudu Weeraratne: an elephant known as Kapila, died of starvation as he was not given sufficient food.

Sources, among others

  • http://www.sundayobserver.lk/2011/08/14/fea04.asp

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