June 20, 2016
Watch Kaleem, the veteran Kumki, nudging the sedated Madukarrai Maharaj with his trunk to get him into the forest vehicle. Thousands of people witnessed his capture, cheering and applauding. Most unfortunately, those who empathized his plight were few, even as he suffered bloody injuries . The tusker was later transported to Varagaliyar elephant camp at Topslip, and was enclosed in a kraal .