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Zoo Youth Club inauguration
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Zoo Youth Club inauguration

July 22, 2017

Mysuru: The Zoo Youth Club will be inaugurated tomorrow at 11.30 am at the Zoo Auditorium by Kishan Singh Sugara, Principal Chief Conservator of Forests, Bengaluru. B.P. Ravi, Additional PCCF and P.B. Karunakar, Chief Conservator of Forests, Mysuru, will be the chief guests. ZAK Chairperson Mallige Veeresh will preside. Zoo Executive Director C. Ravishankar will…

Enrol for Zoo Youth Club activities
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Enrol for Zoo Youth Club activities

July 15, 2017

Mysuru: Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens, Mysore, organises the Youth Club activities for the year 2017, commencing from July to December, only on Sundays between 10 am and 1.30 pm by enrolling students of High School between 12 and 18 years. But as the expected number of students are not enrolled, a few more students’ registration…

C. Ravishankar takes charge as Mysore Zoo Executive Director
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C. Ravishankar takes charge as Mysore Zoo Executive Director

July 8, 2017

Mysuru: Striving to work hard to take Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens (popularly called Mysore Zoo) to international heights, the new Executive Director C. Ravishankar said that in order to achieve this he would take the staff and the administration into confidence for the smooth functioning of the Zoo. He was speaking to Star of Mysore…

New arrivals at Mysuru Zoo
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New arrivals at Mysuru Zoo

June 19, 2017

Mysuru: Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens, popularly known as the Mysore Zoo, has procured a pair of Lion Tailed Macaques from Arignar Anna Zoological Park in Chennai, under animal exchange programme which arrived to Mysore Zoo on June 17 are under quarantine. A male and a female leopard cats which were rescued in Virajpet and Kushalnagar…

Calling students for enrolment to Zoo Youth Club
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Calling students for enrolment to Zoo Youth Club

June 16, 2017

Mysuru: Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens, popularly called as the Mysuru Zoo has invited applications from High School students aged between 12 and 18 years for enrolment to the Youth Club. Only 60 students will be selected on ‘first come first serve basis’ and the selected students would be exposed to various activities of Zoo education…

Pick-pocketing: Zoo denies reports
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Pick-pocketing: Zoo denies reports

June 7, 2017

Mysuru: Zoo authorities have denied reports on incidents of pickpocketers targeting zoo visitors, published in a section of media. Speaking to Star of Mysore, Zoo Executive Director Kamala Karikalan said that there were three complaints filed in of May with respect to missing of a green bag and two purses. The officials had reviewed the…

Multi-level parking facility opposite Zoo soon: Minister
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Multi-level parking facility opposite Zoo soon: Minister

June 2, 2017

Mysuru: Very soon, the long-pending multi-level parking facility opposite the Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens or the Mysuru Zoo will be a reality, said PWD and District In-charge Minister Dr. H.C. Mahadevappa. He was speaking to reporters after inspecting the Zoo this morning. The total land available for parking opposite the Zoo (where vehicles are now…

Mysore Zoo to get four Zebras from Israel
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Mysore Zoo to get four Zebras from Israel

May 31, 2017

Mysuru: Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens, popularly known as the Mysore Zoo, is all set to receive four Zebras as gift from Ramat Gan Safari Park in Israel soon. Zoo Executive Director K. Kamala Karikalan, speaking to Star of Mysore, said that following the death of two Zebras in 2015, she had written a letter to…

Mutton diet for Zoo animals as beef is banned
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Mutton diet for Zoo animals as beef is banned

May 28, 2017

Mysuru: Following the Centre’s decision to ban beef, authorities of Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens, popularly known as Mysore Zoo, is all set to change the menu of carnivorous animals. Big cats like the tigers, lions, leopards and other carnivorous animals like hyena, wild dogs and wild cats will be fed mutton and chicken. The Zoo…

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