† Kalpana Salva is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died at Top Slip Kozhikkamuthy Elephant camp (Annaimalai), in India, from age 2020-09-21. Official death reason described as age-related ailments. (see detailed list).
Kalpana Salva was born wild ~1982, captured 2004-10 , captured at near Sethumadai, Pollachi.
Mahout: R. Palanisamy. Mr. Palanisamy got to meet ‘Kalpana Chawla’ in 1994 when she was at least 25 years. It was part of a herd that entered human habitation near Sethumadai, Pollachi.
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