The Wildlife staff yesterday caught the lone elephant that had killed
four persons in the Hambantota Divisional Secretariat area within the
past four months.
Hambantota Wild animal Forest Conservator Kusarapaala Aeaepaagey told
our news team that they were able to catch the elephant after an
operation of several weeks.
While about 26 Wildlife personnel participated in this attempt that
preparation was under way to release the wild elephant into the