Kelantan Perhilitan successfully relocates elephants to Perak

  • Nation
  • Sunday, 26 Jan 2020

PETALING JAYA: The Kelantan Wildlife and National Parks Department (Perhilitan) successfully relocated a pair of elephants from Tanah Merah to a new habitat on Saturday (Jan 25).

The pair of elephants were relocated to Hutan Simpan Belum, Perak, and released into its natural habitat, according to Perhilitan's Facebook page on Sunday (Jan 26).

Both elephants are healthy and are being monitored by Perhilitan veterinarians.

The team that conducted the operation consisted of 20 people from Kelantan Perhilitan and Pahang’s Kuala Gandah National Elephant Conservation Centre.

The operation was also joined by Tanah Merah Rela members.

Perhilitan's post has since garnered almost 700 likes. Netizens lauded Perhilitan for its efforts and offered their best wishes to the pair of elephants.

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 1
Cxense type: free
User access status: 3
Subscribe now to our Premium Plan for an ad-free and unlimited reading experience!

Hutan Simpan Belum , Perak , Perhilitan , elephants


Next In Nation

Foreigner arrested in Sentul, fake guns worth over RM300,000 seized
Audit report: Public facilities in Perlis rural areas not meeting targets
PM: Cabinet wants LCS probe speeded up, any wrongdoers prosecuted
LCS 1 launched in 2017 was actual vessel, not a dummy, says former Navy chief
Woman detained over damage to neighbour’s car after parking spat
Sabah govt to help house buyers over troubled project in Tawau
Got an SMS saying your Touch ‘n Go account has been suspended? Company says it’s a scam
Penang Customs seizes 10.2 million smuggled cigarettes worth RM7.4mil
Immigration rounds up 84 in two raids
No agents appointed for grant applications, says Tourism Ministry

Others Also Read