Hirunews Logo
Coldhearted+people+who+cut+off+ears+of+a+dying+elephant-+%5Bphotos%5D
Tuesday, 31 May 2016 - 8:33
Coldhearted people who cut off ears of a dying elephant- [photos]
462

Shares
55,522

Views

Police are on the hunt for a group of people who cut off ears and tail of a dying elephant, in Mahawewa area. The elephant was hit and fatally injured by a train in Polonnaruwa- Batticaloa railway line on the 27th this month.

It is reported that the people have cut off the ears and tail of the elephant, while it was still alive, over mythical beliefs.

The Wildlife Department has also launched an investigation into the incident.

A reward of Rs. 10,000 will be given to those providing accurate information.

Information can be given via the following numbers

Wildlife Department- 1992

SAWC- SL- 071 900 5549

NWCPU- 070 330 3022

Let Them Live- 071 366 4019




Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
1,041 Views
3,143 Views
2,642 Views
3,911 Views
1,767 Views
47,554 Views
Top