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NAMITA KALITA Recipient of Special Forest Guard Awards, 2015 - Assam
4 months 2 weeks ago

Posted at Ghorakati Range under Kaziranga National Park, Namita has been instrumental in resolving various dicult situations arising within the park.

KIRON RABHA receiving the Mark Shand Mahout Awards, 2014 - Assam
4 months 2 weeks ago

Born in a family with a strong lineage of mahouts, Kiron was born with an inherent understanding of the gentle giants. His family has always had the legacy of capturing wild elephants.

SUKLA DAS  Recipient of Mark Shand Mahout Awards, 2014 - Assam
4 months 1 week ago

Born and brought up in Patosali village in Balipara Reserve Forest, Sukla is an extraordinary individual and mahout with immense traditional knowledge about nature, wildlife and communities.

MONGAL GHATOWAL Recipient of Mark Shand Mahout Awards, 2014 - Assam
4 months 1 week ago

Starting o as a grass cutter in Assam Forest department, Mongal Ghatowal, now a reputed and retired ‘Mahout’ is a highly respected individual and is known for his love for elephants.

MONGAL GHATOWAL Recipient of Mark Shand Mahout Awards, 2014 - Assam
4 months 2 weeks ago

Starting o as a grass cutter in Assam Forest department, Mongal Ghatowal, now a reputed and retired ‘Mahout’ is a highly respected individual and is known for his love for elephants.

BHUMIDHAR DEKA  Recipient of Mark Shand Mahout Awards, 2014 - Assam
5 months 4 days ago

Bhumidhar is a skilled forest worker who has been serving as a mahout in Pabitora Wildlife Sanctuary since 2011. Deka is an expert in Rhino behavior, and he begun working in Pabitora in 1993.

PURNA CHANDRA RABHA Recipient of Mark Shand Mahout Awards, 2014 - Assam
4 months 2 weeks ago

Purna Chandra began as a Mahout back in 1945. Back then, a young Purna started o by being an assistant to the trainer mahout. He then learnt the art of handling and interacting with elephants.

PURNA CHANDRA RABHA Recipient of Mark Shand Mahout Awards, 2014 - Assam
5 months 4 days ago

Purna Chandra began as a Mahout back in 1945. Back then, a young Purna started o by being an assistant to the trainer mahout. He then learnt the art of handling and interacting with elephants.

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