Mysuru, October 18:- Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens in the city, better known as Mysuru Zoo, has received 75,000 visitors this year.
The total ticket fare collected is Rs 77.63 lakh so far. In 2018, 1.53 lakh people visited the zoo, in 2019, around 1.65 lakh people and in 2020, 20,000 people visited the zoo.
Despite the pandemic situation, this year, scores of people and tourists visited the zoo. In the last 18 months, visitors to the zoo were less due to Covid which affected the zoo’s revenue. The zoo has opened the door for adoption of more animals and birds. (AM/SH)