Chinna Komban an Asian elephant at Bombax elephant camp (Mudumalai)

♂ Chinna Komban
Alternative name:Chinnakomban


Tamil Nadu database+138? (N/A)


Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ about 21 years old (approximate age)
Management:Free contact

People killed:3: Pandalur taluk, TN, India, 2006
Born:* ~2000 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 2016-04-00 Pandalur taluk
Present / last location:Bombax elephant camp (Mudumalai), in India

Date of Arrival
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2016-11-18Bombax elephant camp (Mudumalai)
from Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC)

Document updated2018-05-03: update
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Chinna Komban is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), located at Bombax elephant camp (Mudumalai), in India.

Chinna Komban arrived Bombax elephant camp (Mudumalai) 2016-11-18, relocated from Theppakadu Mudumalai Forest Camp (MFC), in India.

In Bombax elephant camp (Mudumalai), Chinna Komban lives as single living elephant at this location (see detailed list).


Chinna Komban was born wild ~2000, captured 2016-04-00 , captured at Pandalur taluk.

Comments / pictures

2016-11: Chinnakomban, a tusker aged 15, shocked the hills when it roamed in a rampaging mood in Pandalur taluk early April and killed two persons.

2016-11-19: An elephant captured by the Forest Department in April this year, and had been largely confined to a “kraal” since its capture, was checked by a team of veterinarians and ophthalmologists and moved to the Bombax Elephant Camp on Friday. The elephant, that had been suspected to have killed three people before it was captured and brought to Theppakadu, was trained by mahouts.

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Chinna Komban, an Asian elephant at Bombax elephant camp (Mudumalai) in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 7 May 2021 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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