Krishna at Theppakadu elephant camp (Mudumalai)

† Krishna
ID Number:
138? (N/A) in Database for Captive Elephants in Tamil Nadu - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ about 10 years old (approximate age) about 10 years old (approximate age)
Dead date: 2016-11-00,
Death reason: disease: bacterial infection, possibly Elephant TB (Mycobacterium Elephant TB (Mycobacterium tuberculosis))?
Location:Theppakadu elephant camp (Mudumalai)
ArrivedTheppakadu elephant camp (Mudumalai) 2013-08-28
from Tiruvannamalai district
Born:~2006 wild
Capture: 2016,
Document updated2018-05-03: new record, deadth, TB?
2016:12: Bharati and two other elephants, Krishna and Narmada, were part of a six-member elephant herd captured by Forest Department officials from Tiruvannamalai after repeated incidents of straying into villages and damaging crops. Krishna had died of diarrhoea in November this year....While a male tusker and two female elephants of the herd were sent to Topslip, Krishna and Bharathi, then calves, were brought to Theppakkadu along with female elephant Narmada

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