Balram an Asian elephant at Kanha unspecified elephant camp (Kanha National Park)


♂ Balram
The brothers separated from their herd in 2019.
The brothers separated from their herd in 2019.
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Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Subspecies: Elephas maximus indicus
Sex and age:Male ♂ maybe about 16 years old (estimated age)
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 2005? wild
Birth place: in Taman Negara National Park
Capture: 2020-12-06 Kanha range, Kanha National Park
Locations
Present / last location:Kanha unspecified elephant camp (Kanha National Park) , in India

Date of Arrival
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2020-12-06Kanha unspecified elephant camp (Kanha National Park)

Document updated2020-12-09: capture report
2020-12-10: link to http://www.elephant-news.com/index.php?id=7574
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Location


Balram is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), located at Kanha unspecified elephant camp (Kanha National Park) , in India.

Balram arrived Kanha unspecified elephant camp (Kanha National Park) 2020-12-06,

In Kanha unspecified elephant camp (Kanha National Park) , Balram lives together with 3 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Laxmi
  2. ,
  3. Mahavir
  4. ,
  5. Shivaji
  6. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Balram was born wild 2005? at Taman Negara National Park, captured 2020-12-06 , captured at Kanha range, Kanha National Park.


Comments / pictures

2020-12-07: THE Madhya Pradesh Forest Department has captured the elephant whose brother died of electrocution near Bargi Dam in Jabalpur district of Madhya Pradesh on November 27. The elephants separated from their herd somewhere in Odisha around February last year and had since been roaming jungles of Chhattisgarh, Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh, covering about 2000 km.



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2020-12-07His brother electrocuted, elephant captured after 21 months of free run - Elephant News



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Balram, an Asian elephant at Kanha unspecified elephant camp (Kanha National Park) in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 22 June 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=8213. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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Balram mentioned on our sister website www.elephant-news.com

2020-12-07His brother electrocuted, elephant captured after 21 months of free run - Elephant News

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  • Categories2005 births | 2020 captures | Elephants from Kanha unspecified elephant camp (Kanha National Park) | India | Asian elephants



    This document was updated: 2020-12-10 03:52:38


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