Tiger Raja, at Pilikula Zoo dies

Saturday, May 23rd, 2015
Tiger Raja

Mangaluru : The male tiger Raja, which killed one of its caretakers at Pilikula Biological Park two-and-half years ago, died at the park early on Friday. According to the director of the park H Jayaprakash Bhandary, the 21-year-old beast died of “heart attack’ due to aging at about 5 a.m. on Friday. With this the […]

JR Lobo inspects development work in Pilikula

Saturday, April 4th, 2015
JR lobo

Mangaluru: Pilikula Nisarga Dhama (Pilikula), a major eco-education and tourism development project promoted by the District Administration of Dakshina Kannada is all set for another face lift. Former Executive Director and MLA J.R Lobo on Saturday spent more than half a day in Pilikula along with the Executive Director and other officers reviewing various developmental […]

Attacked female Tigress at Pilikula dies

Tuesday, October 14th, 2014
pilikula Tigers

Mangalore: Bunty a-five-year-old tigress which was attacked by Kumar a-seven-year-old tiger on Monday is died at Pilikula Biological Park on Tuesday October 14. Kumar a male tiger was attacked Bunty at 4 pm on Monday and wounded her around neck severely. Bunty, which was brought from Hyderabad nearly two years ago, breathed her last at […]

CM Siddaramaiah inaugurates state’s second Regional Science Centre at Pilikula

Wednesday, October 1st, 2014
Pilikula second Regional Science Centre

Mangalore : Chief Minister Siddaramaiah inaugurated the state’s second Regional Science Centre at Pilikula in the city on Oct 1, Wednesday. Speaking on the occasion, CM said that state government has already sent a proposal to the central government to set up sub-regional science centres in all the districts of the state. The centre is […]

CM to inaugurate State’s second regional science centre at Pilikula on October 1

Monday, September 29th, 2014
DC Ibrahim

Mangalore: Deputy Commissioner of Dakshina Kannada A. B. Ibrahim said, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah will inaugurate the State’s second regional science centre at Pilikula in the outskirts of the city on October 1. Mr. Siddaramaiah would arrive at Mangalore International Airport at 10 a.m. on Wednesday and proceed to Pilikula where he will dedicate the centre […]

Forest Department to be reorganized: Ramanath Rai

Saturday, September 20th, 2014
Ramanath Rai

Mangalore : Forest Minister B Ramanath Rai said that few significant resolutions including the re-organization of the department and transfer of the department staff and officials through counselling process were passed. He was speaking after chairing the State-level meeting of the top forest officials, at Jungle Lodges in Pilikula on September 19. Later during the […]

Two cubs at Pilikula attracts huge visitors

Saturday, April 12th, 2014

Mangalore : The cute cubs of Netravathi, the tigress of Pilikula wild life sanctuary at Vamanjoor are the new arrivals into the family of wild life. Pilikula which had the tiger population of 11, have been sent two tiger named ‘Krishna’ and ‘Shambhavi’ to the Surat Zoo, while another tiger named ‘Kadamba’ has been sent […]

Grey pelican brings a dash of colour to Pilikula Biological Park

Friday, March 7th, 2014

Mangalore: Forty-five new birds brought from the Nehru Zoological Park in Hyderabad have become the centre of attraction at the Pilikula Biological Park in Mangalore. The birds have been housed in a new huge walk-through aviary that was opened in the park recently. Of all these birds, the cynosure of the public is a huge […]

2 elephants from Pilikula to take part in Mysore Dasara festivities

Tuesday, August 27th, 2013

Mangalore : Durgaparameshwari and Prashanth, two elephants from the Pilikula Nisargadhama in the outskirts of Mangalore will take part in the Mysore Dasara celebrations. Both the elephants are now on a practice session at Dubare elephant camp. If Durga Parameshwari is 26 years old, prashanth is 28. Durgaparameshwari has a three year old baby elephant […]

The Congress Seva Dal camp will be held at Pilikula Scout Bhavan from August 16 to 18.

Tuesday, August 13th, 2013
Congress Seva Dal

Mangalore : Informing this HM Ashaf  said the camp will  sensitize party workers on the philosophy, ideals, history and other aspects of the party. It will e inaugurated by former union minister B Janardhan Poojari. The valedictory function will be attended among others by Union Minister Oscar Fernandes, BK Hariprasdad, Urban Development Minister Vinaykuar Sorake, […]