Tuesday Closed

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
Asian Elephant Rs. 3,000/-
Royal Bengal Tiger Rs. 1,500/-
Lion Rs. 1,500/-
Leopard Rs. 500/-
Giraffe Rs. 1,000/-
Zebra Rs. 750/-
Hyena Rs. 500/-
Wolf Rs. 500/-
Jackal Rs. 400/-
Wild Dog Rs. 400/-
Hippopotamus Rs. 1,200/-
Sloth Bear Rs. 600/-
Himalayan Black Bear Rs. 600/-
Deer species housed in the zoo (about 120 animals) Rs. 5,000/-
Herbivores housed in herbivore safari (about 1250 animals) Rs. 70,000/-

You can transfer the amount through RTGS/NEFT on following account for
SB A/C No : 89470100014031
(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.