Hyderabad: Safari Park complicated at zoo briefly closed because of hefty inflow
Hyderabad: Following the rainsin the city, there was a hefty inflow of water from the adjacent Mir Alam container to Nehru Zoological Park which caused overflows right into the Zoo’s Safari Park which has actually been briefly shut.
According to previous records, a minimum of when a year, the Safari Park complicated is shut briefly because of hefty inflow of water from adjacent Mir Alam container. “The Mir Alam tank gets filled with rainwater and excess water enters the zoo from the safari side and flows into Singoji and other ponds,” claimed resources.
According to the park authorities, all initiatives are being made to drain pipes out the extra circulation by keeping the water network, drain networks and also draining of the water from the moats. To conquer this scenario the zoo monitoring after placing a consistent vigil on the water move the Safari Park complicated is briefly shut.
The Mir Alam Tank is loaded with rain and also the excess water is becoming part of the fish ponds from the safari side. This water is overruning over the arc bunds and also permeating with the Mir Alam container arc bunds and also right into the zoo, claimed an authorities. “Water from Mir Alam tank is entering into the zoo safari park area, due to which the safari park complex is closed to the public and the remaining zoo is open to public as usual from 8.30 am to 4.30 pm,” notified authorities including that “all the animals of the safari park are in their night enclosure, safe and in good health,” included the authorities.
Official resources claimed, “Mir Alam tank works come under the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) and it is their work to desilt the tank and its maintenance. Several representations were given to the GHMC authorities and a committee meeting was held on the issue, but still there is no relief for the zoo. There was also a representation for an extra water channel but no further steps have been initiated yet.”