Patia(Bhubaneswar):29/7/18: International Tiger Day was observed today in Nandankanan Zoological Park with active participation of school students, teachers, wildlife lovers and forest officials.
An interactive written quiz programme on “Tiger Conservation” was conducted amongst the school children by Amulya Kumar Parida ACF (VM), Milan kumar Panda, Education Officer and Rajesh Kumar Mohapatra, Biologist.48 students from 6 schools had participated in the quiz competition. Prizes were distributed to 20 students which are highly appreciated by participants. The chief Guest emphasized on status and conservation strategy. The Guest of Honour discussed about the behaviour and facts about tiger and their importance in wild. At last the Vote of thanks was given Anjan Kumar Mohanty.