Nandankanan Zoological Park

Nandankanan Zoo authorities demand protocol on herpesvirus

The move comes after the near-fatal Elephant Endotheliotropic Herpesviruses (EEHV) claimed the lives of two mammals in three weeks.

published on : 17th September 2019

10-yr-old elephant dies in Odisha's Nandankanan Zoo of herpes virus infection

A ten-year-old male elephant Chandan died at Nandankanan Zoological Park on Sunday, possibly due to herpesvirus infection. 

published on : 16th September 2019

Saluting jumbos on World Elephant Day at Nandankanan Zoological Park

The zoo remains closed every Monday but the park authorities welcomed residents of villages located close to Nandankanan and Chandaka for the celebrations.

published on : 13th August 2019

Tigress Priyanka dies at Nandankanan Zoological Park

Tigress Priyanka died due to old age complications at Nandankanan Zoological Park on Monday. Now, the zoo has 26 tigers and tigresses.

published on : 13th August 2019

Saluting the jumbos, Odisha's Nandankanan observes World Elephant Day

World Elephant Day, an international event observed on August 12 since 2012, is dedicated to the preservation and protection of elephants.

published on : 12th August 2019

Training for cops on soft skills gets underway in Odisha

Commissioner of Police Satyajit Mohanty inaugurated the training programme for police personnel and officers at Indian Institute of Tourism and Travel Management, Bhubaneswar.

published on : 23rd July 2019

Summer measures for zoo animals in Bhubaneswar

While air-coolers (without water spray) have been installed for chimpanzees, ice slabs are being provided to enclosures of tigers, lions and bears for giving a soothing effect to their tongues.

published on : 30th April 2019