‘World’s loneliest elephant’ Kaavan airlifted to Cambodia following Cher campaign

Animal experts have sent off Kaavan, dubbed the “world’s loneliest elephant”, from Pakistan to his new home at a sanctuary in north-western Cambodia.

After languishing in a zoo in Pakistan’s capital Islamabad for years and a prolonged campaign by American singer Cher, Kaavan is being airlifted on a Russian cargo plane towards the much-needed company of other elephants.

Kaavan’s handlers are taking more than 200 kilograms of food including bananas and melons for him to munch on during the journey.

In full: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-11-30/worlds-loneliest-elephant-airlifted-to-cambodia-from-pakistan/12933136

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