Oli, is a 2 year old Indian Baby Elephant. 12th August, is a day that celebrates elephants just like Oli, in all shapes, sizes and types. With the effort to spread awareness on why elephants are important to the world and how they are fast depleting, a day was named specially for the King of the forest/
Here are a few reasons why elephants are the real Kings of the Jungle :
Did you know:
African elephants: Vulnerable, nearing extinction
Indian elephants : Endangered
Organized and funded poachers killed 100,000 elephants between 2010 to 2012, for their ivory tusks
The population of elephants has declined over 62% in the last decade
Here are a few more reasons why you should spread awareness on saving elephants
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