Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Buxa Tiger Reserve elephant camp in India

♀ Urmila


Chip id Number00064D8C34
Local id Number 5 (Jaldapara)
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Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ about 50 years old (approximate age)
Management:Free contact
Born:* ~1974 wild
Birth place:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Buxa Tiger Reserve elephant camp, in India

Date of arrival

1987-00-00Buxa Tiger Reserve elephant camp
from Sonepur Fair

Record history
History of updates2018-05-22

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Urmila is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at the Buxa Tiger Reserve elephant camp, in India.

Urmila arrived in 1987-00-00 to the Buxa Tiger Reserve elephant camp, relocated from the Sonepur Fair, in India.


Urmila lives together with 10 other elephants at the Buxa Tiger Reserve elephant camp:

detailed list with arrival dates etc. of the other elephants
  1. 1. ♂ Anyaman born 1992
  2. 2. ♀ Champa born ~1961
  3. 3. ♀ Champadevi born ~1960
  4. 4. ♀ Champarani
  5. 5. ♂ Chanchal born 1998
  6. 6. ♀ Chandrima born 2001-05-30
  7. 7. ♀ Pramila born ~1962
  8. 8. ♀ Shanti born ~1966
  9. 9. ♀ Singheswari born ~1941
  10. 10. ♀ unknown born 2002


Urmila was born wild ~1974.

Comments / pictures

1987: Purchased from Sonepur Mela on

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2024). Urmila, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Buxa Tiger Reserve elephant camp in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 19 April 2024 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=11466. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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