Tusker in Yala, Gamunu shot

Sunday, 18 August 2013 - 7:53



A group had opened fire at the Gemunu Tusker in the Yala National park who had received much attention.


When we inquired regarding this from Minister of Wildlife Vijith Vijayamuni Soyza stated that he too had been aware of the incident.


The tusker was famous as it had been used to obtain food from visitors arriving at the Yala Park, and also by passing by near the tourist vehicles.


However, the Minister stated that an investigation will be carried out in to the incident.