Indira Gandhi Zoological Park, Visakhapatnam is launching a new facility of e-bikes for the visitors coming to the Zoo park. About 30 e-bikes will be available for the visitors to enjoy the beauty of the zoo and the animals by cycling. For this facility to be launched, we needed some road repairs for which already laying of BT road on the existing road and attending the repairs were completed in November 2020.
The visitors can rent an e-bike for an hour @ Rs. 50/- from the main entrance of the zoo and they can go around the zoo and return back again at the main gate. It will be inaugurated on 16-03-2021, i.e. Tuesday in the presence of Sh. N. Prateep Kumar, IFS, Principal Chief Conservator of Forests (HoFF), AP.
All the zoo visitors above the age of 18 years of age can utilize this facility and also maintain their good health. It is an effort to reduce vehicular pollution and also noise pollution inside the zoo and move towards sustainability.
Contact following for further details in this regard:
1. T.Ch.V.Ramana, Public Relation Officer (9441130894)
2. M. Purushottam, Zoo Biologist (9000151920)