Thursday, Dec 08, 2022

Central Zoo Authority


Central Zoo Authority nod for transfer of lions to SGNP from Gujarat

November 09, 2022 3:02 pm

Currently, there is only one lion in SGNP, known as Jespa, who is 12 years old. Earlier this month, 19-year-old Ravindra, who was the oldest lion in SGNP, died due to old age and prolonged illness.

Gujarat HC notice on concern over animals at RIL zoo

July 28, 2022 2:20 am

The private zoo, Greens Zoological Rescue and Rehabilitation Centre at Jamnagar, and Reliance Industries—  both of whom have been added as respondent parties to the PIL by Halar Utkarsh Samiti Trust — were not issued notices by the court.

Lions from Gujarat, star tortoises from Andhra heading to Delhi zoo soon

July 28, 2021 9:02 am

More transfers are in the pipeline. Two tigresses and two sloth bears are likely to be sent from the Gorewada zoo at Nagpur, while a male tiger will be sent from the Chennai zoo.

Herpes virus infection: No 'Jumbo festival' this year at Sakrebailu Elephant Camp in Karnataka

October 14, 2019 5:01 pm

Recently one elephant died at the camp after getting infected by the virus. As many as 24 elephants in the camp are undergoing treatment.

Central wildlife division shared incorrect information, claims former zoo official

August 01, 2019 2:51 am

A former member secretary of the Central Zoo Authority has written to the Prime Minister, drawing his attention to instances where details shared with MPs in Parliament during question hour were allegedly wrong.

After central authority inspection: 16 deer deaths, not 39, insists Delhi zoo

May 12, 2016 3:32 am

Delhi zoo authorities said Wednesday 16 spotted deers had died since February. A three-member CZA team, which conducted an inspection of the zoo Tuesday, however, found 39 deer deaths since February.

Leopard Nethra dies, worried SGNP officials seek experts’ help to keep big cats healthy

November 17, 2014 8:45 am

Nethra is the third leopard and fourth big cat in captivity to have died in two months at the national park.

Delhi zoo reacts to tragedy, begins putting up wire-fence along visitors’ stretch

September 25, 2014 1:56 am

But officials say this contradicts Central Zoo Authority guidelines and will mar a visitor’s ‘zoo experience’.

Re-imagine the zoo

September 25, 2014 7:37 am

First, get government out of its management.

Expert panel to visit site, check feasibility of zoo plan at Aarey Colony

September 04, 2014 3:24 am

The SGNP had in June employed an agency to conduct the contour survey for the Aarey site.