† Hamsa Raj is a dead Male ♂ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Kerala unspecified location, in India, of disease in 2017. Official death reason described as Elephant Elephant TB (Mycobacterium tuberculosis) (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)?. (see detailed list).
Hamsa Raj was born wild 1952.
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.
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