The STR forest veterinarian Dr Ashokan took steps to provide medical treatment to a he elephant which
was roaming in sick condition at Kermalam area, Sathy.
The animal which came out of the Kermalam forest in search of fodder and
water in nearby villages, was roaming in the area with much fatigue.
After seeing its condition, the villagers informed the forest
officials who sent a team led by the veterinarian to give it due
treatment, sources said.