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Tag: Nandankanan

Odisha’s Nandankanan To Become World-Class Zoo; Earns Over Rs 5 Cr In Pandemic-Hit Year
Odisha’s Nandankanan To Become World-Class Zoo; Earns Over Rs 5 Cr In Pandemic-Hit Year

Nandankanan Zoological Park, one of the most popular tourist destinations in the State, will be developed into a world-class zoo.

Nandankanan To Remain Closed For 5 Days From Dec 30 

The Nandankanan Zoological Park in Bhubaneswar will remain closed for visitors for five days from December 30, 2021, Zoo Deputy Director Sanjeet Kumar informed on Wednesday.

Toy Train Rolls In Nandankanan Again
Toy Train Chugs Off In Nandankanan Again

After a brief hiatus, the newly launched eco-friendly toy train facility has once again chugged off in the Nandankanan Zoological Park in Bhubaneswar, much to the delight of tourists visiting the park this holiday season.

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Nandankanan Toy Train Catches Fire, Tourists Safe

Nandankanan Zoo Deputy Director Sanjeet Kumar informed that the engine of the train caught fire after the 4 pm ride following which it was stopped to avoid any mishap.

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Toy Train All Set To Chug Off In Odisha’s Nandankanan Zoo

The zoo authorities have rolled out the joy ride from today which will provide visitors an unique experience of sightseeing in the natural aura of the zoo on train wheels.

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Nandankanan Zoo Toy Train Joy Ride To Resume After 7 years

After a 7-year long hiatus, the toy train ride at Nandankanan Zoological Park is set to roll out again from Friday (October 8). All possible arrangements have been made by the concerned administration for resuming the train services.

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Odisha Girl Student Found Dead In Bhubaneswar Farmhouse
Odisha Girl Student Found Dead In Bhubaneswar Farmhouse

In a shocking incident, a dead body of a girl student was reportedly found from a pond at a farmhouse in Nandankanan area of Bhubaneswar on Friday (Aug 20).

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Nandankanan Zoo Reopening From August 3, Here Are The Guidelines

The authorities of the Nandankanan Zoological Park in Bhubaneswar on Monday issued a set of guidelines to be religiously followed by the people while visiting the zoo which is set to reopen from tomorrow (August 3) after nearly 3 months of staying off the limits for public due to the second wave of Covid pandemic.

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Odisha's Nandankanan Zoo To Reopen From August 3

The famous Nandanakanan Zoological Park in Bhubaneswar is set to throw its gates open for visitors from Tuesday (August 3) after remaining off-limits to the public for three months in the wake of the surge in cases of Covid-19.

Covid Second Wave: Nandankanan Zoo, Botanical Garden In Bhubaneswar Closed For Visitors For Next 15 Days

Bhubaneswar: The Nandankanan Zoological Park (NZP) and Botanical Garden in the State Capital city of Odisha will remain closed for visitors for the second time in just over a year…

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Nandankanan Tiger Population Rises To 30 As Tigress Megha Blessed With 3 Cubs

Bhubaneswar: In another piece of good news for wildlife lovers, Nandankanan Zoo on Tuesday welcomed 3 new little guests. Royal Bengal Tigress Megha successfully delivered 3 cubs at the famous…

Odisha Plans To Save Endangered Pangolins From Extinction

Bhubaneswar: In a bid to save the Pangolins from extinction by gathering more information about their behaviour in the wild, the Odisha Forest Department is all set to set some…

Nandankanan Welcomes New Guests, White Tigress Bijaya Delivers 3 Cubs

Bhubaneswar: Spreading bouts of happiness for wildlife lovers, white tigress Bijaya gave birth to three cubs on Sunday at the Nandankanan Zoological Park in Bhubaneswar. As per the information provided by the zoo authorities, Bijaya delivered one cub in the morning and then delivered two more cubs in the afternoon. Nandankanan now has a total […]

Nandankanan Seeks Help Of Outside Experts For Ailing Tiger Cubs

Bhubaneswar: The authorities of Nandankanan Zoological Park have sought help from wildlife health experts from outside of Odisha for the treatment of two tiger cubs who have been taken ill in the zoo for the past few days. According to sources, officials of the zoo have requested experts at Chennai Zoo and Indian Veterinary Research […]

Bhubaneswar: Two Tiger Cubs Taken Unwell In Nandankanan

Bhubaneswar: Health condition of tiger cubs Luv and Kush in Nandankanan Zoological Park has deteriorated, informed the zoo authorities on Sunday. As per reports, Luv, one-year-old male white tiger cub born to white tigress Sneha, was limping on its left hind limb since 26 January 2021. It is being monitored by zoo veterinary doctors. Similarly, […]

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Berhampur: Shunned Baby Elephant To Be Shifted To Nandankanan

Berhampur: The deserted baby elephant rescued near Sunapur on the outskirts of the city in Ganjam district on Tuesday will be shifted to the Nandankanan Zoological Park soon. “The forest department is currently nurturing the baby elephant at Tamana beat house. Very soon it will be shifted to Nandankanan,” said DFO Amlan Nayak. It is […]

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Nandankanan Unlocks Doors For Visitors After Covid Hiatus

Bhubaneswar: After remaining shut for nearly seven months, the Nandankanan Zoo on Sunday reopened its gates for visitors in a restricted manner with all COVID-19 guidelines and social distancing norms in place. Thermal scanning and sanitisation of all visitors are being done strictly. The premises of the whole zoo were also sanitised properly. Sporting masks […]

Odisha Government Issues Guidelines For Reopening Of Zoos, Deer Parks

Bhubaneswar: After the state government announced the reopening of Nandankanan Zoological Park from October 4, there seems to be a lot of excitement among the wildlife lovers. Keeping the COVID19 situation in view, the Odisha government today issued guidelines for reopening of zoos & deer parks. Some of the key guidelines include: -No entry without […]

Tigress Sneha Gives Birth To Two Cubs At Nandankanan Zoo

Bhubaneswar: The New Year has brought more joy for wildlife lovers in the State with white tigress Sneha giving birth to two cubs at Nandankanan Zoological Park on Wednesday night. Zoo authorities said tigress Sneha gave birth to the first cub at around 3.38 AM and later delivered another baby at 5.44 AM under CCTV […]

Ailing Leopard Dies At Nandankanan Zoological Park

Bhubaneswar: A leopard died at Nandankanan Zoological Park on Monday following which the number of leopards at the zoo came down to six including four male and two female. As per Nandankanan authorities, the 14-year-old leopard named “Barsa” breathed her last yesterday. She was suffering from recurrent rectal prolapse since August, 2019. After going through […]

Nandankanan Loses 21-Year-Old Lion 'Pichhan’

Bhubaneswar: An old age lion named ‘Pichhan’ passed away today at the Nandankana Zoological Park in the outskirts of the capital city. Zoo authorities said the big cat died of old age complicacies. Pichhan was brought from Sakkarbaug Zoo in Gujarat on March 23, 2013 to renew the declining population of the lions at the […]

Column: Of London Zoo and Nandankanan

By Ashutosh Mishra London: London zoo is a must-do for anyone visiting the city. Spread over 36 acres this oldest scientific zoo of the world houses some of the most exotic and endangered animal species. There are giant gorillas, okapis ( a cross between a giraffe and a zebra), sloths and gibbons. I saw a […]

Another Elephant Found Sick In Odisha

Keonjhar: Amidst the outbreak of herpes virus at Nandankan Zoo in Bhubaneswar, a sick elephant was spotted by a team of forest officials at Sumath village under Bansapal block in Keonjhar district yesterday. The forest officials of the Bhuyan-Juanga-Pidha forest range are now guarding the elephant and monitoring its health condition as the reason behind […]

After Jumbo Deaths, Now White Tiger 'Subhranshu' Unwell In Nandankanan

Bhubaneswar: Close on the heels of series of elephant deaths in the past one month due to spread of herpes virus at the Nandankanan Zoological Park in the capital city, a white tiger named ‘Subhranshu’ has been taken ill in the zoo. According to sources, the five-year-old white tiger has reportedly fallen sick since Sunday […]

Female Jumbo 'Gauri' Succumbs To Herpes; 4 Deaths In 25 Days Puts Officials In A Fix

Bhubaneswar: Taking the toll to 4, another female elephant ‘Gauri’ succumbed to EEHV (Elephant Endotheliotrophic Herpes Virus) attack while undergoing intensive treatment at Nandankanan Zoological Park Friday night. Reportedly after contracting the virus, Gauri was kept in isolation as a precautionary measure while her health condition was being monitored on every 12-hour basis. She was […]