Pragruthi an Asian elephant at Mailani depot camp

♀ Pragruthi
Alternative name:Prakruti
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 15 years old
Id numberLocal id Number: 14
84 in Database for Captive Elephants in Karnataka
Management:Free contact
Born:* 2005 captive-born
Birth place: in Sakrebyle elephant camp (Sacrebyle, Sakrebail)
Present / last location:Mailani depot camp, in India

Date of Arrival

2018-05-05Mailani depot camp
from Sakrebyle elephant camp (Sacrebyle, Sakrebail)
Sakrebyle elephant camp (Sacrebyle, Sakrebail)
from Thirunallar Saneeswaran Temple
Thirunallar Saneeswaran Temple 2011-02-09
from Sakrebyle elephant camp (Sacrebyle, Sakrebail)

Document updated2016-12-09: DCEMK_nr
2018-05-01: relocated to Dudhwa
2018-05-07: arrived Mailani depot camp 5 May
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Pragruthi is a Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), living in Mailani depot camp, in India.

Pragruthi arrived in Mailani depot camp 2018-05-05, relocated from Sakrebyle elephant camp (Sacrebyle, Sakrebail), in India.

In Mailani depot camp, Pragruthi lives together with 8 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Diana born 1995-03-26
  2. ,
  3. Theresa born 1995-08-16
  4. ,
  5. Amrutha born 2006?
  6. ,
  7. Nakul born 2009
  8. ,
  9. Kabini born 2012
  10. ,
  11. Bhaskar born 2012?
  12. ,
  13. Kiran born 2013?
  14. ,
  15. Parvathi born 2016?
  16. , (see detailed list).


Pragruthi was born captive-born 2005 in Sakrebyle elephant camp (Sacrebyle, Sakrebail).

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2018-05-01: As many as four trained elephants from Sakrebail elephant camp, near here, commenced their journey to their new home, Dudhwa National Park in Uttar Pradesh on Monday. Karnataka government decided to hand over 12-year-old Amrutha; two-year-old Prakruthi; five-year-old Kiran, and six-year-old Bhaskar from Sakrebail camp to Uttar Pradesh.

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Pragruthi, an Asian at Mailani depot camp in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 29 November 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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