It has been determined to shut the Lahore Zoo for 3 months because of the upgradation venture. The zoo can be fully closed from November 7 to January 31, 2024.
On the directions of caretaker Chief Minister Punjab Syed Mohsin Naqvi, the venture of upgrading Lahore Zoo and Safari Zoo was began. Because of building work, Lahore Zoo has been introduced to be closed from seventh November until the tip of January.
In the meantime, the animals of Lahore Zoo can be shifted to Wildlife Park Jalu and Chamanga. The work of transferring zoo animals and birds will begin within the subsequent few days.
In keeping with the zoo administration, the shifting committee has submitted suggestions on which animals can be shifted the place, after the approval of the suggestions, the work of transferring the animals will start.
About 5 billion rupees can be spent on the upgradation of Lahore Zoo and Safari Park. There are additionally plans to convey new animals to the zoo, together with pandas, whereas for the primary time in Pakistan, uncommon species of animals may be seen by digital actuality in a zoo.