Zoo Information
Name of the Zoo Maitri Baagh Zoo
Zoo Clasification Medium Zoo
Zoo Location Bhilai
Area(Hect.) of the zoo 44.94
Year Of Establishment 1972
Incharge Name Dr. G.K.Dubey
Incharge Designation Incharge, Asstt. General Manager (Horticulture)
Address of the Zoo Steel Authority Of India Limited, Bhilai Steel Plant, Bhilai – 490 001, Distt. Durg, Chhattisgarh.
Veterinary Officer Dr. G.K.Dubey, Dr.N.K.Jain
State Chhattisgarh
Telephone Number 0788-2858331/ 2223491
Fax 0788-2221181/ 2222890
Email Id drgkdubey@sail-bhilaisteel.com
Website www.sail.co.in
Status (Recognized/Cancelled) Recognized
Recognized Upto 3/21/2020
No. of Visitors (Annually) 911767
Controlling Authority General Manager (Town Services)
Address of Controlling Authority SAIL, Bhilai Steel Plant, Bhilai – 490 001, Chhattisgarh.
Phone Number of Controlling Authority 0788-2221181 (Telefax)
Remarks 1.A whole time officer-in-charge having knowledge of day to day operation of a zoo should be posted immediately. ii)The officers working in the zoo should be appropriately designated as Curator and Biologists and their work distributed immediately 2.A master plan for future development of the zoo should be prepared within June, 2011 3.The Central Zoo Authority has not assigned the zoo the responsibility of conservation breeding of Lion tailed macaque and Sangai. Appropriate enclosure and animals in viable sex ratio also do not exist in the zoo. Therefore, they should be immediately transferred to a participating zoo, so that they can contribute to the growth of captive population in Indian Zoos. 4.The number of White tiger (8) and Normal colour tiger (7) are more than the carrying capacity fixed by the CZA. They should be distributed to another zoos.