Bijlee (Ramkali, Ramu) an Asian elephant at Rati Ram Maharaj Goswami

Female ♀ Asian  Bijlee (Ramkali, Ramu) at Rati Ram Maharaj Goswami

☨ Bijlee (Ramkali, Ramu)
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Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Female ♀ 54 years old
Status:foot problems
Dead date: 2013-06-30
Death reason: disease: osteoarthritis
Location:Rati Ram Maharaj Goswami
ArrivalRati Ram Maharaj Goswami
Born:* 1959
Document updated2013-06-30: 
2013-06-11: Collapsed on the Bhandup-Mulund Link Road near Wockhardt Hospital.
2013-06-22: Located at at Raja Industrial Estate, Mulund since the past 11 days, Bijlee, 54, was being kept strapped on a crane as she cannot stand or sit due to weak hind leg bones. Among other things, Bijlee is suffering from arthritis and cannot walk due to a large maggot-infested wound.
2013-06-30: She passed away early this morning at about 6 AM.

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Koehl, D., (2020). Bijlee (Ramkali, Ramu), an Asian at Rati Ram Maharaj Goswami in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 27 October 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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