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Mysuru doctor remembers his tryst with pregnant elephant
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Mysuru doctor remembers his tryst with pregnant elephant

March 30, 2019

Dr. John Iswariah of Mission Hospital recalls caesarean performed on elephant ‘Padmavathi’ at Mysore Zoo nearly 50 years ago By N. Niranjan Nikam It was almost fifty years ago, in May 1970, that a marathon seven-hour-long caesarean operation, stated to be the first-of-its kind in the elephant world, was performed at the Mysore Zoo to…


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