The Delhi Wildlife Sanctuary is also called the Zoo. This zoo is one of Asia’s best zoos. Although this is a relatively modern construction, which was built quite later in ancient city like Delhi. Its construction started in 1951 and was completed in 1959 with its inauguration. Which will follow later renamed the National Zoological Park are made at that time was believed to be the country’s second zoo and these locations will be an example to other zoos of India has made it to the Old Fort in Delhi and the zoo The main purpose of the opening was to give information about the nature of nature to the people coming here, so that people can become aware.
One of the best zoos in Asia is Delhi’s zoo located near the old fort of Delhi. This zoo was built in 1959, which was designed by Major Winnmann of Sri Lanka and Karl Hegelbeck of West Germany. There is a library in this zoo where information about trees, animals and birds can be taken. It is noteworthy that in this zoo a white tiger had taken the life of a young man. National Zoo Park or Delhi Zoo is a nature reserve site built on 214 acres of land. This zoo is located near the old fort in Delhi, spread over 214 acres, there are 22,000 species of animals and birds and 200 types of trees in this organic garden. Here also animals and birds from Australia, Africa, America and Asia can be seen. Delhi can see tourist moss animals within the zoo, including chimpanzee, spider monkey, African wild buffalo, fell lions, macaques, Bateng, axis deer, fallow, peacock. Also in this zoo there is a huge collection of snakes and Kai reptiles which are underground. In addition to all these visitors to the zoo Royal Bengal Tiger here, Indian rhinoceros, swamp deer, is also a lot of information about the Asiatic lion, brow protection Antlered deer and red jungle fowl.
Time to see the zoo: In winter this zoo is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., while during the summer it is open from 08:30 to 17:30 and during the winter from 9:30 to 04:30. It is closed on Friday. If the incoming tourist is an Indian, then for admission, it is Rs. 5 and foreign tourists have to pay an entry fee of Rs. 100 for entering the zoo. There is also a provision for refreshments for tourists in the zoo. There is a cheap rate cafeteria inside this zoo.
Help of Sri Lankan designer
This zoo was designed by Majestic Winnmann of Sri Lanka and Karl Hegelbeck of West Germany. Spread over 214 acres, there are 22,000 species of animals and birds and 200 types of trees in this organic garden. Here also animals and birds from Australia, Africa, America and Asia can be seen. The zoo also has a library where information about trees, plants, animals and birds can be taken. The zoo opens in the summer from 8 am to 6 pm and in the winter from 9 am to 5 pm. There is a weekly ban on Friday. In addition to drinking water bottles in the zoo, it is forbidden to bring any food to any type of food.
An accident in 2014
There was also an accident in Delhi Zoo in 2014, which was echoed in the whole world. On 23 September 2014 a man named Maqsud was tilted near the White Tiger enclosure, suddenly his foot slipped and he went in. Some people from this accident between 12 and 1 in the day, made a video and shared it on social media and it became viral all over the world.