Mysuru, April 23:- District in-charge Minister S T Somashekar visited Sri Chamarajedra Zooloical Gardens in the city on Wednesday.
He collected information regarding the precautionary measures taken at the zoo, quality of food and water for the animals. He adopted a 5-year-old elephant Chamundi by paying Rs 1.75 lakh for one year. He also donated Rs 25,000, the cost of meat for 16 tigers for a day.
He was accompanied by MLA S A Ramadass and Deputy Commissioner Abhiram G Sankar. (MR/KS)