Uttara at Jaldapara Wildlife Sanctuary (WLS camp)

† Uttara
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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀, unknown maybe about years old (estimated age)
Dead date: 2015-07-19
Death reason: : dehydration triggered by diarrhoea
Location:Jaldapara Wildlife Sanctuary (WLS camp)
ArrivedJaldapara Wildlife Sanctuary (WLS camp) 2014-11-00
from Alipore Zoo
Document updated2016-01-25: transfer
2017-04-09: death records
2015-07-19: An 18-year-old female elephant, which was brought to Jaldapara National Park last November from the Alipore Zoo in Kolkata and was trained as a kumki (a trained elephant), died recently due to dehydration triggered by diarrhoea.

Sources, among others

  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alipore_Zoological_Gardens
  • http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kolkata/Zoo-elephant-dies-in-Jaldapara/articleshow/48129147.cms

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