Wildlife Week inaugurated at Van Vihar National Park

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 03 Oct 2017 10:19:42


Staff Reporter,

Wildlife Week was inaugurated by Principal Chief Conservator of Forest Dr Animesh Shukla at Van Vihar National Park on Sunday. The guests inaugurated Wildlife Week by making paintings. Van Vihar management presented ring ‘Ghaas Ki Chitthi’ and stickers to the participants. The tourists were also given ‘Ghaas Ki Chitthi’ at both the entry gates of Van Vihar. The participants will be given letters written by other wildlife enthusiasts in coming six days.

An exhibition of photographs of wild animals has also been installed at the ‘Veethika’ at Van Vihar from October 1, which will conclude on October 7. On first day, a painting competition was organised in which the students of class I to IV were classified in first category, class V to VIII in second category and class IX to XII in third category.

Similarly, the fourth category was of college students, who participated in painting competition on the theme of ‘Bharat Ki Sanskritik Dharohar Mein Vanyaprani’ and fifth category was of the Divyang students. As many as 1,080 participants of 55 educational institutions participated.