Srirama at K Gudi Wilderness Camp (Kyathadevara Gudi)

† Srirama
ID Number:Local id Number: 1 - 
Number: 87 in Database for Captive Elephants in Karnataka - 
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Male 61 years
Dead date: 2015-03-17
Death reason: killed: injuries after fight with Gajendra
Location:K Gudi Wilderness Camp (Kyathadevara Gudi)
ArrivedK Gudi Wilderness Camp (Kyathadevara Gudi)
Born:1954 wild
Document updated2016-12-09: DCEMK_nr
2017-03-25: dead
2010: took part in Vijayadasahami for seven times
2015: Dasara elephant Srirama, who was attacked by Gajendra, the elephant which had killed his keeper (kavadi) on Sunday—succumbed to injuries at K Gudi located in Biligiriranga Temple (BRT) Tiger Reserve on Monday. ­

Sources, among others

  • http://www.deccanherald.com/content/101531/second-batch-elephants-arrives-city.html
  • http://www.deccanherald.com/content/466062/jumbo-attacked-fellow-elephant-dies.html#disqus_thread
  • Database for Captive Elephants and their Mahouts in Karnataka
    made 2009 by Surendra Varma, Shiela Rao, Suparna Ganguly and Rajendra Hasbhavi, India

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