S T Somashekar gives Rs 73.16L cheque for Mysuru zoo

Coronavirus lockdown: S T Somashekar hands over Rs 73.16 lakh cheque to Mysuru Zoo authorities

District in-charge Minister S T Somashekar hands over Rs 73.16 lakh cheque to Mysuru Zoo executive director Amit Kulkarni, at Zoo on Wednesday. (Credit: DH Photo)

District in-charge Minister S T Somashekar handed over Rs 73.16 lakh cheque to Mysuru Zoo authorities on Wednesday.

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The Minister, who visited the Zoo to take look on the precautionary measures following the outbreak of COVID-19, handed over the donation raised from the people of Yeshwanthpur assembly segment represented by Somashekar.

It has to be noted that the Minister adopted a female Chamundi under animal adopting scheme for a period of one year by paying Rs 1.75 lakh recently.

He also had paid Rs 25,000 to feed tigers at Mysuru Zoo.