Delhi Zoo

COVID-19: Delhi zoo sends samples of animals to IVRI as 'precautionary measure'

Zoo Director Ramesh Pandey said all protocols are being followed as per the guidelines of the Central Zoo Authority.

published on : 7th May 2021

Delhi Zoo: A world of its own

The recently reopened city zoo is being well-received for its additions such as new entrant species, wall art, selfie point... reveals zoo director

published on : 14th April 2021

Closed throughout 2020-21 due to COVID, bird flu, Delhi zoo sees animal deaths fall to three-year low

The zoo reopened to the public on Thursday after remaining shut for more than a year due to the coronavirus pandemic and bird flu.

published on : 2nd April 2021

Delhi zoo reopens after a year, welcomes 1,645 visitors

Before the reopening, Zoo Director Ramesh Kumar Pandey informed that preparations are being made to welcome the visitors back after a long time. 

published on : 2nd April 2021

Delhi zoo to bring three more tigers

The Delhi zoo may soon get three tigers from Chennai and Nagpur for “breeding purposes” under an animal exchange programme, officials have said.

published on : 29th March 2021

All third round samples from Delhi Zoo test negative for bird flu virus

All samples of bird droppings collected from Delhi Zoo in the third round of serological surveillance have tested negative for Avian influenza virus.

published on : 2nd March 2021

Samples of dead birds from Delhi zoo test negative

“However safety, surveillance and sanitization works continue. All protocols and guidelines are being strictly being followed,” he added.

published on : 23rd January 2021

Samples of dead cranes in Delhi zoo test negative for bird flu: Officials

Zoo Director Ramesh Pandey said they were following all protocols and monitoring the situation strictly.

published on : 22nd January 2021

First bird flu case confirmed after dead owl found infected with virus in Delhi zoo

The first case of bird flu was reported from Delhi zoo on Saturday after a dead owl was found to have been infected with the avian influenza virus.

published on : 17th January 2021

Tiger cub dies due to birth complications days after mother’s death at Delhi zoo

The tiger cub succumbed to “acute illness” on Tuesday. “Nirbhaya had given birth to two cubs on December 10.

published on : 31st December 2020

Zoological park doubles entry fee, ticket can be booked online

The ticketing facility of online booking has also been started on the website of the Delhi zoo, said its director Ramesh Pandey.

published on : 31st December 2020

Delhi zoo caretakers given tips about tiger care at workshop

Attendants and other zoo keepers were sensitized about various issues involved with the tigers breeding plan and raising awareness about the animals’ management.

published on : 22nd December 2020

White tigress, cub die due to birth complications at Delhi zoo

A group of veterinary doctors and staff attended to the animal in consultation with experts from other zoos and Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Bareilly, he said.

published on : 14th December 2020

15-year-old Royal Bengal Tiger dies of kidney ailment at Delhi zoo

According to zoo officials, tiger 'B-2' was brought from Van Vihar Zoo, Bhopal in 2014 and had completed his average life span.

published on : 20th November 2020

Lioness Akhila suffering from paralysis dies at Delhi zoo

Akhila was born in Delhi Zoo on 19th May 2009 and soon after her birth the lioness developed nervine disorders and hind quarter paralysis at an early age.

published on : 7th October 2020
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