Elephants in bondage are mostly mistreated, beaten, and kept in awful conditions, generally when they’re used for party purposes.
Even those owned by temples aren’t defence to abuse. Many spend their whole lives in chains. One elephant in India was headed to this same predestine when it managed to giveaway itself. The 45-year-old elephant named Mullackal Balakrishnan was being ecstatic from Thrikkakara church to Mullakkal for a festival progressing this week when it jumped out of a truck. Unfortunately, a pachyderm didn’t get really distant before it got stranded in a marsh.
Over 200 residents in Kerala, including firefighters and police, started operative together to lift Mullackal Balakrishnan out with rope. Veterinarians also injected a elephant with glucose via a day to keep it alive.
They spent some-more than 17 hours perplexing to rescue a elephant before they finally pulled it out.