Launch of Zoo Volunteer program
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
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.