The Director of the Women and Child Welfare Department, TV Anupama, has flagged serious lapses in her probe report submitted to the Minister for Health and Family Welfare, Veena George.
A standoff ensued after the elephant owners said they would not provide tuskers for Thrissur Pooram and other festivals until the ban imposed on Thechikottukavu Ramachandran was revoked.
When Kerala struggled to keep afloat in the flood last month, two women made headlines with their unconventional way of offering leadership.
Having earned the reputation of being a fearless decision-maker right from the start of her career, the young officer is a household name in Kerala for all the right reasons.
Thrissur collector T V Anupama calls for scientific assessment of the annual 'sukhachikitsa' for elephants.