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Mighty elephant needs treatments to its leg in Polonnaruwa

Mighty elephant needs treatments to its leg in Polonnaruwa

The beautiful island paradise is full of dramatic scenarios that unfold around its giant elephants every day.  These giants run into may problems, including human-made and natural terrain-related accidents that lead them to certain critical situations that sometimes cost their own lives. Sri Lanka is an island nation full of Elephants that roam the streets and through village areas freely in many regions of the country.
There are several thousands of them that are taken care of by the wildlife department and the loving citizens of the island. Most educated in the country are continually fighting corruption, and animal abuse, especially towards the treasures that elephants are to the state as Sri Lankan elephants are known as the largest and the strongest among Asian elephants.

This situation happened in Polonnaruwa, where some villagers spotted a giant elephant that had several injuries in its leg that made him suffer from pain and wait for some form of help and relief. Naturally, these elephants tend to move towards lakes and large water sources to keep them calm and relaxed during such injuries.

The wildlife officers were called into action so they could come and check on the issue to provide medical help for this elephant to get better and to recover from the injuries it faces. It is best to take this elephant back to one of the facilities of the wildlife department, but it is a very difficult thing to move this elephant to a location that their truck can move to. Watch this full video and find out how they managed to perform such risky tasks at the face of getting kicked by an elephant of this scale.

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