The man has always taken an upper hand over nature and the animals. This evidence of three men beating an elephant shows the highest sense of brutality towards that poor animal. This video depicts the helpless state of this huge beast suffering from pain for no cause.
This beating procedure is quite common in South India, this procedure of Ketti azhikkal is followed by a kind of tradition. It is the process of tieing the mammal in a tree and beating up till it t is severely injured.
The whole exercise is practiced in order to completely break the animal’s spirit and to prove the human’s upper hand over it. This dominance is practiced after the mating season of the mammal as the elephant; as the testosterone gets very high. The people who work on tourism trade take advantage of this situation to let the animal know who is in charge of it.
This horrific mail was filmed by the undercover supporter of STAE ( Save The Asian Elephant) which was reported by the Daily Mail. There are many animals cruelty advocates who are trying their best to control; this tourists activity that would put an end to this brutal act and let the animal live in peace.