mahout

Temple elephant Jeyamalyatha getting used to new caretaker at camp, obeys commands

Jeyamalyatha has now started sitting, standing and eating on mahout Subramaniam's commands in a language that is a blend of Malayalam and a tribal dialect.

published on : 3rd March 2021

Sulking elephant yet to get used to new mahout

Sources in the animal husbandry department attribute the animal's behavioural change to the absence of her mahout Vinil Kumar and kavadi Sivaprasath.

published on : 24th February 2021

Mahout killed as elephant runs amok at Neyyattinkara

Soon, the elephant got disturbed and ran amok.

published on : 17th January 2021