Saheli (Sahaily, Menika)
Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Islamabad Marghazar Zoo in Pakistan

Biography
dead elephant ☨ ♀ Saheli (Sahaily, Menika)  dead elephant

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 23 years old
Status:foot problems
Origin
Born:* 1989 wild
Birth place:
Imported:1991
Death
Dead: 2012-05-01
Death reason: unknown:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Islamabad Marghazar Zoo, in Pakistan

Date of arrival

1991-00-00Islamabad Marghazar Zoo
from Sri Lanka National Zoological Gardens (Dehiwela Zoo)

1991-00-00Sri Lanka National Zoological Gardens (Dehiwela Zoo)
from Pinnawala elephant orphanage

Record history
History of updates2020-09-21

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† Saheli (Sahaily, Menika) is a dead foot problems Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died 2012-05-01 at Islamabad Marghazar Zoo, in Pakistan, .

Origin

Saheli (Sahaily, Menika) was born wild 1989. and imported 1991


Comments / pictures

In Sri Lanka her name was Menika.

1992: The elephant was donated by Bangladeshi Prime Minister Begum Khalida Zia
2012-04-29: The female elephant ailed suddenly on Sunday morning and was unable to stand up. CDA even used a crane to help her stand on her feet, but in vain.
2012-05-01: Improvement on Tuesday morning, ate some watermelons, bananas and drank milk., but later collapsed and died.

Reference list

References

Koehl, Dan, (2024). Saheli (Sahaily, Menika), Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Islamabad Marghazar Zoo in Pakistan. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 21 May 2024 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=2270. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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Categories2012 deaths | 1989 births | Born in Sri Lanka | 1991 imports | Elephants from Islamabad Marghazar Zoo | Pakistan | Asian elephants


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