Female elephant electrocuted in Gerik

  • Nation
  • Tuesday, 02 Jan 2018

The elephant was electrocuted after pushing against the zinc wall of a temporary house in Gerik. Credit: Facebook Malaysian Response Team

PETALING JAYA: A female elephant died in Gerik, Perak after it was believed to have been electrocuted by a live wire.

The Management & Ecology of Malaysian Elephants (MEME) said that the elephant was estimated to be about 40 years old.

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