Bengaluru Bannerghatta Biological Park provides an opportunity to contribute towards One Day Feeding cost for some of our zoo residents. There is a provision for IT rebate under 80G for animal adoption/donation. Exemptions u/s 80G (5) (iv) of Income Tax Act, 1961 is granted to Zoo Authority of Karnataka which is valid from AY 2011-12 and onwards vide Commissioner of Income Tax, Mysore letter No. 2-1/80G/CIT/ Mys/2010-11.
|Daily feeding cost for some of the animals is as follows|
|Species||Approximate daily feeding cost per animal||Total number of animals||Total feeding cost/day|
|Royal Bengal Tiger||1,500/-||20||30,000/-|
|Himalayan Black Bear||600/-||6||3,600/-|
|Deer species housed in the zoo||-||120||5,000/-|
|Herbivores housed in herbivore safari||-||1250||70,000/-|
You can transfer the amount through RTGS/NEFT on following account for
SB A/C No : 89470100014031
IFS Code : BARB0VJBGHA
(5th digit is zero)
Account name: Member Secretary & Chief Conservator of Forests, Zoo Authority of Karnataka
Bank of Baroda, Bannerghatta Branch
Upon receipt of the Donor details, certificate and a receipt to acknowledge their contribution will be issued.