Dushyant Singh Pundir
Press Reporter News Service
Chandigarh, November 9
President Ram Nath Kovind is more likely to inaugurate the much-awaited aviary at Nagar Van (metropolis forest) close to Sukhna Lake on November 16. Later, the aviary might be opened for common public.
The President might be within the metropolis to participate within the centenary celebrations of Punjab Engineering School (PEC) on November 16.
UT Adviser Dharam Pal stated efforts have been being made to incorporate the inauguration of the aviary within the President’s programme on November 16.
Arrange on over 4 acres by the UT Forest and Wildlife Division, the aviary will home 1,470 unique birds from 46 species.
The aviary could have separate enclosures for aquatic and terrestrial birds. The peak of the enclosures has been designed holding in thoughts the flight of the birds. Other than free flight, the birds might be supplied with the very best pure habitat for nesting and breeding, stated an official.
A committee constituted for the challenge performed a research concerning the habitat, flora and water high quality of the world earlier than choosing the birds for the aviary. The aviary can be a serious vacationer attraction within the metropolis and guests would have the ability to see unique birds from shut, the official added. He stated the aviary had been developed on the traces of Jurong Fowl Park in Singapore.
Unfold over 100 hectares in and across the Sukhna Lake Reserved Forest space, Nagar Van has amenities like walkways, jogging trails, nature trails, shallow water our bodies and sheds for guests.