The Thiruvananthapuram zoo has been a symbol of pride for all and a point of concern.
It’s a complete fish-eye view, with sand tiger sharks and stingrays swimming overhead.
As per the laboratory test results furnished by the Institute, samples in respect of nine lions out of the 11 sent, have tested positive for SARS CoV-2.
These animals will be kept at the new 10-acres extension facility, adjacent to the existing zoo, and Request for Proposals for the project have been invited.
Apart from making masks mandatory, the zoo authorities have also enforced social distancing norms on the premises.
An official said that after a year-long gestation period, mares gave birth during night. The labour lasted for 8-10 minutes and the foal could run around by an hour.
The Al-Dabra Giant Tortoise is endemic to the Indian Ocean island nation of Seychelles.
The expansive park coming up at Puthoor is billed as the largest such facility in south India.
Dubbed the 'world's loneliest elephant' by his supporters, Kaavan has languished at a zoo in the Pakistani capital of Islamabad for more than 35 years.
The 44-year old Madras Crocodile Bank spread over 8.5 acres of land on the East Coast Road is one of the unique and popular tourist attractions.