Launch of Zoo Volunteer program

DO's & Dont's

DO's & Dont's in Zoo Park



DO’s

  1. Do be kind to animals in captivity.
  2. Do enjoy the Nature and animals in captivity
  3. Do be co-operative with Zoo management & Security.
  4. Do ask questions to Zoo staff about animals.
  5. Do keep yourself and children at a safe distance from the Zoo animals.
  6. Do keep the premises and public utilities of the Zoo neat & clean.

Don’t’s

  1. Do not tease the Zoo animals, enjoy their behavior.
  2. Do not feed and get close to any animal inside the Zoo Park.
  3. Do not litter or damage public utilities inside the Zoo premises
  4. Do not cross the stand-off barriers & fences, Security walls.
  5. Do not enter the Zoo with Polythene bags, plastic bottles, fire crackers etc.
  6. Do not play any audio system inside the Zoo.

Central Government Act:

Section 38J in The Wild Life (Protection) Act, 1972

*38J. Prohibition of teasing, etc., in a zoo.—No person shall tease, molest, injure or feed any animal or cause disturbance to the animals by noise or otherwise or litter the grounds in a zoo.

Central Government Act :

Section 51 in The Wild Life (Protection) Act, 1972

51. Penalties.—

Any person who contravenes the provisions of section 38J shall be punishable with imprisonment for a term which may extend to six months, or with fine which may extend to two thousand rupees, or with both: Provided that in the case of a second or subsequent offence the term of imprisonment may extend to one year, or with fine which may extend to five thousand rupees.