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Body of elephant found

The body of an elephant at the boundary of the Moragahakanda Forest Reserve.
The body of an elephant at the boundary of the Moragahakanda Forest Reserve.

The body of an elephant was found yesterday at the boundary of the Moragahakanda Forest Reserve in the Moragolla GN Division.

Wildlife officials said that the mammal had died three days earlier. The animal is around 20 years of age and six feet in height and was found on the information of the villagers.

Rajagammana Wildlife Office Range Officer P.M.B. Wijekoon said that a postmortem is to be held on the death of the animal and the facts will be reported to Court.


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