The Wild Life Department is to release a comprehensive report in to the findings of the elephant census carried out last weekend.
Director General of the Wildlife Department, H.D. Ratnayake has said the elephant census was a success despite the boycott by one NGO.
However, he has said the findings from the census on the elephant population inSri Lankawould be published shortly.
The two day census was carried out by 3,500 officials from the Wild Life Department, armed forces and a group of university students.