Dhrube (wild) at Chitwan National Park (CNP)

Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) Dhrube (wild) at Chitwan National Park (CNP)

Dhrube (wild)
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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂
People killed:4
Location:Chitwan National Park (CNP)
ArrivedChitwan National Park (CNP)
Born: wild
Document updated2014-02-06: mankiller
2014-02-06: A man died after a wild elephant attacked him at Gardi VDC-1 in the district on Wednesday night.

The victim is identified as 43-year-old Sher Bahadur Darjee of Gardi VDC.
Notorious elephant called Dhrube had killed other three people in a row of attacks after it first took one’s life at Ameliya village in the Madi area last year. The government had spent 1,600,000 rupees in a bid to take Dhrube under control.


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  • http://www.myrepublica.com/portal/index.php?action=news_details&news_id=69146

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