Mysuru: Karnataka State Industrial and Infrastructure Development Corporation (KSIIDC) as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has donated two battery powered tourist vehicles worth Rs. 10 Lakh to Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens in Mysuru on Monday April 25.
KSIIDC Chairman Dr. Shailendra K. Beldale handed over the keys of the vehicles to Zoo Authority of Karnataka (ZAK) Chairman L. R. Mahadevaswamy at a function held at the zoo premises.
Speaking on the occasion, Dr. Shailendra said “The ZAK Chairman had requested for a battery-powered vehicle for the convenience of the tourists.” He assured that more grants would be made in the coming days under CSR.
Mahadevaswamy said “Our request for CSR grant from various government departments is getting good response. There are already 14 battery-operated vehicles in the zoo. The vehicles will be available at the zoo free of cost to senior citizens and children.