Elephant Clinic near Dalada Maligawa
A veterinary Clinic for elephants was held near the Sri Dalada
Maligawa under the auspices of Diyawadana Nilame Nilanga Dele Bandara
on Thursday (14). The clinic was conducted by the Veterinary Science
Faculty of the University of Peradeniya under the guidance of Dr.
Eranda Rajapaksa. Picture shows D. Indira de Silva examining the eyes
of a tusker prior to the commencement of perehera on that day. Senior
Lecturer Dr Asoka Dangolle and his students look in.
(Text and pic by Jagath Kodithuwakku)