Vadakkan Paravoor Kannankulangara Sasi an Asian elephant at Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB)

☨ Vadakkan Paravoor Kannankulangara Sasi
ID nr:Chip id Number; 0006590011
 - Local id Number: 111 - 
600 in Database for Captive Elephants in Kerala - 
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Male ♂
Dead date: 2017-10-18
Death reason: disease: Elephant Elephant TB (Mycobacterium tuberculosis) (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)?
Location:Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB)
ArrivalTravancore Devaswom Board (TDB)
Document updated2018-03-11: new
2018-03-19: Kerala DCEK Nr
The only two elephants whose deaths were not linked to festivals were the oldest elephants; Hansraj (65), and Kannamkulangara Sasi (75). At death, they were more skeleton than flesh, a clear hint that they died of hunger and some mysterious disease. ("Hansraj" is Hamsa Raj)

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Koehl, D., (2020). Vadakkan Paravoor Kannankulangara Sasi, an Asian at Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB) in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 October 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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