6 Wild elephants which aroused around residential areas past two months in Tiruvannamalai, Krishnagiri districts have been captured by Forest Department Officers after long efforts and plans. Wild Elephants was captured by injecting anesthetic injection.
All 6 wild jumbos have been captured and sent to Mudumalai and Anaimalai camps. Forest biological scientists, Forest commandos used 5 trained elephants (Kumki Elephants) to capture them.
On the first day, one male and female elephants were captured remaining elephants got escaped. Forest Department officials planned trickily captured remaining 4 wild elephants. All these 6 wild elephants were sent safely to camps through lorry trucks.