Thailand has actually commemorated National Elephant Day, honoring the biggest land animal that is a precious sign of the kingdom with banquets of vegetables and fruits.
In 1998, March 13 was stated as a day committed to the preservation of its elephants.
Typically, elephants have actually been utilized as work animals and even in warfare however in contemporary times their extremely presence is under hazard.
Kampon Tansacha, President of the Nong Nooch Tropical Garden in Chonburi province, where an event was held to mark the day, stated elephants provide nationwide pride and part of the nation’s cultural and historic identity.
Kampon stated the objective is now “to keep those domesticated elephants and provide food and shelter.” ( NNT)