Elk trapped in snare rescued | Daily News

Elk trapped in snare rescued

Hiniduma Police along with the Hikkaduwa Wildlife Office rescued an elk, which had been ensnared in the Kanneliya Forest Reserve and released it back into the jungle.


The elk’s leg had been caught in a trap. The Hiniduma Police OIC had informed the Hikkaduwa Wildlife Office and later in a joint effort the elk was freed from the snare and released into the jungle.