Temple elephant

Temple elephant in Tamil Nadu gets health check-up after High Court order

Three weeks ago, while hearing a public interest litigation complaining of ill-treatment of temple elephants, the Madras High Court sought a status report on the well-being of temple jumbos across TN

published on : 28th August 2021

Madras High Court bats for welfare of temple elephants

The Madras High Court on Thursday suggested to the State that temple elephants be provided premises with natural habitat after it completes its daily rituals in temples.

published on : 6th August 2021

Madras HC tells State to file detailed report on upkeep of temple elephants

The first bench comprising Chief Justice Sanjib Banerjee and Justice Senthilkumar Ramamoorthy was hearing a PIL seeking dignified treatment of temple elephants.

published on : 28th April 2021

With Madras High Court's euthanasia order, relief at last for temple elephant

It was against this backdrop that Chennai-based animal rights activist Muralidharan brought her troubles to the notice of the High Court and sought permission to euthanise her.

published on : 22nd April 2018