Golaghat: A new child elephant calf, which was deserted by his mom, was rescued by Forest Division officers with the assistance of locals at Numaligarh in Assam’s Golaghat district on Sunday.
The new child male elephant calf was deserted by his mom in Chafela Tea Property in Numaligarh after failing to take him with the herd two days again.
The child elephant was trapped in a tea plantation sewer and was rescued by a crew of forest officers and locals with the assistance of an excavator.
The rescued elephant calf was despatched to the Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation Heart at Panbari in Bokakhat.
The child elephant is at present being handled on the Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation Heart underneath the supervision of Senior Veterinarian Dr. Shamsul Ali.