Chandru at Sri Lanka National Zoological Gardens (Dehiwela Zoo)

† Chandru
ID Number:
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Male, unknown years
Dead date:
Death reason: unknown:
Location:Sri Lanka National Zoological Gardens (Dehiwela Zoo)
ArrivedSri Lanka National Zoological Gardens (Dehiwela Zoo)
Born: unknown
Document updated2012-02-11
1953: An elephant corral with pool, as well as an iron cage for the tusker elephant Chandru, was built. Source: 1953 Ceylon Administration report, Sri Lanka national Archives, Colombo.

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  • 1953 Ceylon Administration report, Sri Lanka national Archives, Colombo.

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