Rajendra an Asian elephant at Mathigodu elephant Camp

☨ Rajendra
ID nr:Local id Number: 16 - 
52 in Database for Captive Elephants in Karnataka - 
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Male ♂ maybe about 56 years old (estimated age)
Dead date: 2020-10-14
Death reason: killed: by a wild bull elephant, died one day later from the wounds
Location:Mathigodu elephant Camp
ArrivalMathigodu elephant Camp
from Murkal elephant camp (Nagarhole)
Murkal elephant camp (Nagarhole)
from Mathigodu elephant Camp
Mathigodu elephant Camp 1990-00-00
from Nagarhole National Park
Born:* 1964? wild
in Nagarhole National Park
Capture: 1990 , Yadavanadu forest in Somwarpet
Document updated2016-12-11: DCEMK_nr
2020-1016: death report
1990: Rajendra was caught at the Yadavanadu forest in Somwarpet back in 1990.

2020: Rajendra died after being attacked by a wild elephant at the Mathigodu Elephant Camp in Kodagu on Thursday. The elephant, Rajendra (56), succumbed to its injuries after being found severely injured on Wednesday morning.


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Koehl, D., (2020). Rajendra, an Asian at Mathigodu elephant Camp in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 October 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=16612. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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