Tag: Mysore Zoo

Zoo animal adoption continues
News

Zoo animal adoption continues

Mysuru: The following persons have adopted the animals of Mysuru Zoo under ‘Adoption of Animals’ scheme by paying the adoption fee: Medha Shivaram, Bengaluru-Sun Conure (Rs.2,000);  Nalini Kumar, Bengaluru-Indian Cobra (Rs.2,000); R.Vanitha, Mysuru – King Cobra (Rs.3,500) M.K. Ranganatha, Mysuru – King Cobra (Rs.3,500);  Sharada Subhashini, Bengaluru-King Cobra (Rs.3,500); Sahisnu Nimmakayalu, Bengaluru-Grey Parrot (Rs.2,000); Mayura…

Union Minister Sushma Swaraj’s daughter visits Palace, Zoo
News

Union Minister Sushma Swaraj’s daughter visits Palace, Zoo

Mysuru: Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj’s daughter Bansuri Swaraj along with her friends visited the Mysore Palace and Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens here yesterday. MP Pratap Simha, who accompanied the guests, took them around the Palace and explained about the history of Wadiyar dynasty. Later, Bansuri Swaraj and her friends visited other places of…

Zoo open for visitors on Dec. 26 and Jan. 2
News

Zoo open for visitors on Dec. 26 and Jan. 2

Mysuru: On account of Christmas and New Year, Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens, Mysuru and Karanji Lake Nature Park will be kept open for public on Tuesdays, that is on  Dec.26 and Jan. 2, according to a press release from Executive Director of the Zoo.

Meal for school children at Zoo
News

Meal for school children at Zoo

Mysuru: There are plans to provide meals to school children, who visit the Mysore Zoo to see the animals and birds, said Zoo Authority of Karnataka Chairperson Mallige Veeresh. She was speaking as the chief guest at the Makkala Habba celebrations organised by the District Administration and Zilla Panchayat at Vanaranga in Rangayana premises, here…

Children’s Day: Free entry for kids to Zoo
News

Children’s Day: Free entry for kids to Zoo

Mysuru: Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens and the Karanji Lake Nature Park will be kept open for public on Tuesday (Nov. 14) on account of Children’s Day. Further, the children below 12 years of age will be given free entrance to see the Zoo between 8.30 am and 1 pm on Nov.14. Teachers and parents accompanying…

Injured tigress rescued
News

Injured tigress rescued

Chamarajanagar: A tigress, which was injured in a fight, was rescued by the Forest Department and brought to Mysuru Zoo where it is kept under observation after being treated for its injuries. The tigress, aged between 7 and 8 years, which was severely injured in a fight at Hediyala Range coming under Bandipur Tiger Reserve…

Elocution contest for High School and College students at Zoo
News

Elocution contest for High School and College students at Zoo

Mysuru: Mysuru Zoo is organising an elocution competition for High School and College students at Zoo auditorium on Oct. 10. Students can speak either in English or Kannada.  Only 4 members for each category from each institution will be allowed. Intending participants should bring the letter from the Institution compulsorily.  Last date for registering the…

Dasara rush: Visitors hit tourist spots, gate collections surge
News

Dasara rush: Visitors hit tourist spots, gate collections surge

Mysuru: Every year Dasara is a big holiday season in Mysuru and tourists throng the city especially on the last two days — Ayudha Puja and Vijayadashami when the grand Dasara procession is held. This year, with extended holidays adding to the leisure of the people, the regular tourist hot spots like the Palace, KRS…

Wildlife Photography Expo begins at Zoo
Photo News

Wildlife Photography Expo begins at Zoo

Superintendent of Police (SP) Ravi D. Channannavar (extreme right) is seen taking a look at the photographs on display at the Wildlife Photography Exhibition organised at Zoo Library Hall as part of Wildlife Week celebrations. Zoo Executive Director C. Ravishankar and Zoo Authority  of Karnataka Chairperson Mallige Veeresh are also seen. The expo will be…

Zoo animals adopted
News

Zoo animals adopted

Mysuru: Following persons have adopted the animals of Mysore Zoo under ‘Adoption of Animals’ scheme by paying the Adoption Fee: R. Chandrashekar, Chennai – Leopard Cat – Rs.5,000; Ameya Arvind, Bengaluru – White Peacock – Rs.3,500; Aeshan Rudra Urs, Mysuru – Parrot – Rs.2,000, according to a press release from the Zoo Executive Director.

1 2 3
Trending Posts
ABOUT

Mysuru's favorite and largest circulated English evening daily has kept the citizens of Mysuru informed and entertained since 1978. Over the past 39 years, Star of Mysore has been the newspaper that Mysureans reach for every evening to know about the happenings in Mysuru city. The newspaper has feature rich articles and dedicated pages targeted at readers across the demographic spectrum of Mysuru city. With a readership of over 2,50,000 Star of Mysore has been the best connection between it's readers and their leaders; between advertisers and customers; between Mysuru and Mysureans.