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One Day Feeding Adoption

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
Asian Elephant 3,000/- 25 75,000/-
Royal Bengal Tiger 1,500/- 20 30,000/-
Lion 1,500/- 23 34,500/-
Leopard 500/- 42 21,000/-
Giraffe 1,000/- 1 1,000/-
Zebra 750/- 4 3,000/-
Hyena 500/- 3 1,500/-
Wolf 500/- 13 6,500/-
Jackal 400/- 11 4,400/-
Wild Dog 400/- 4 1,600/-
Hippopotamus 1,200/- 8 9,600/-
Sloth Bear 600/- 3 1,800/-
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

Payment Details

Upon receipt of the Donor details, certificate and a receipt to acknowledge their contribution will be issued.