KARACHI: The Karachi Metropolitan Corporation on Tuesday said that all the animals of Karachi Zoo are healthy and are being given proper fodder.
KMC spokesperson Ali Hassan Sajid told dawn That a special team visited Karachi Zoo on Tuesday and inquired about the food being given to the animals.
He said that the animals in the zoo had fodder for a week.
He termed the news circulating on social media as baseless and said that some miscreants are spreading false propaganda about Karachi Zoo.
He said that thousands of people visit the zoo every day for leisure and to see the animals up close.
He expressed satisfaction over the health and diet of the animals and said that the pictures being circulated on social media are old.
“The supply of meat, fruits and vegetables to the animals continues on a daily basis and even if the concerned contractor stops the supply of food, a week’s worth of food is always available in the zoo shop,” he said. said.
Published in Dawn, November 24, 2021