Elephant death

Elephant electrocuted at arecanut plantation

An elephant has been electrocuted at an arecanut plantation in Kutta-Badaga village in Virajpet taluk on Saturday night. The plantation belongs to Mukkatira Deepu and the carcass of the male elephant was found on Sunday. The elephant, aged about 55 years and well built with long tusks, may have entered the plantation in search of…

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Elephant Deaths at Dubare. Who is responsible ?

The injured Lakshmana is seen in this picture with his mahout Putta. Lakshmana was suffering for more than a month with a broken leg. In the past 2 months, 4 Elephants have died in Dubare.  Nor the Forest Dept or the Govt seems to be interested in the well being of the Pachyderms. Lakshmana, a 47-…

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