AP: Good news for visitors … opening all parks in AP
State Forest Minister Balineni Srinivasreddy has directed the state forest department to immediately reopen all zoos, city parks and eco-tourism parks belonging to the forest department which were closed due to the Covid. N. Prateep Kumar PCCF(HoFF)issued the orders.
Circle heads and DFOs in the state have been directed to reopen Sri Venkateswara Zoological Park – Tirupati, Indira Gandhi Zoological Park – Visakhapatnam, Eco Tourism Park – Kambalakonda, cities along with state-owned CBET centers across the state as per the regulations approved by the Home Ministry of India with the permission of the government.
During the reopening of urban areas in the state, visitors were instructed to abide by government regulations as well as staff to keep the surroundings clean as well as sanitize from time to time. He said the areas, which were earlier closed due to government directives due to Covid -19, are being reopened as per the directions of the Union Home Ministry and the Central Zoo Authority.