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Mumbai's Byculla Zoo to soon cradle India’s first penguin

Eight penguins — Donald, Daisy, Popeye, Olive, Flipper, Bubble, Mr Molt and Dory — were brought from Seoul, South Korea, in 2016 to the Veermata Jijabai Bhosale Udyan, popularly known as the Byculla Zoo.

Mumbai's Byculla Zoo: A testament to the period that shaped city's architectural landscape

Gazette papers of the zoo reveals stories from its golden years, when a collection of 1,800 trees belonging to 150 species made up the green cover.


Jimmy, 16-yr-old lioness at Byculla zoo, dies

The last surviving big cat at the zoo, Jimmy, was also born to African lion Amar and Asiatic lioness Anita in 1998.