Jumbo feast to honour elephants

Children feeding elephants during a fruit buffet for the animals to mark National Elephant Day yesterday in Ayutthaya province in Thailand. The annual event is held on March 13 to honour the animals and also increase public awareness of the need to s
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Children feeding elephants during a fruit buffet for the animals to mark National Elephant Day yesterday in Ayutthaya province in Thailand. The annual event is held on March 13 to honour the animals and also increase public awareness of the need to save them and protect their habitats.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 14, 2017, with the headline 'Jumbo feast to honour elephants'. Print Edition | Subscribe