Kushal Konwar Sharma, Doctor
Dr Kushal Konwar Sharma also famous as the Elephant Doctor happens to be a veterinarian hailing from Guwahati. He has been committed towards conservation of Asian elephants. He was bestowed with Padma Shri in 2020. He is also a professor and Head of the department of Surgery and Radiology at the College of Veterinary Science in Guwahati, Assam. He has tamed 139 captive rogue jumbos. He has also tamed around 100 wild elephants for treatment and translocation. On average, he treats or tames 750-800 elephants a year.