Director General Wildlife & Parks Punjab Khalid Ayaz Khan told this in a meeting held to review pace of ongoing schemes at his office here on Wednesday. He said “The “hospital would be made operational after provision of necessary staff, equipment and medicines”. He also said “The first zoo hospital set up over two acres land would help in treatment of ill and injured animals and birds of zoos besides breeding centres and wildlife parks”.
He said efforts were underway for the launching of mobile animal unit rescue service so that immediate assistance could be provided to animals and birds at wildlife parks and zoos in various districts of the province.
Director Lahore Zoo, Deputy Director Lahore Safari Zoo Park and officers concerned were also present.