Metropolis to quickly have 4 devoted ‘vanar van’ on outskirts to examine the rising monkey menace in metropolis

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Lucknow: The Lucknow authorities plans to develop 4 forests devoted completely to monkeys often known as ‘vanar van’. This transfer goals to curb the monkey menace in residential areas which has led to at the least half a dozen kids being injured or killed after being chased by monkeys.

As a pilot venture, the primary monkey forest can be developed on six acres of space within the Umaria village of Bakshi-Ka-Talab space, following which related forests can be developed in 4 corners of town, as reported by information company IANS.

The Umaria monkey forest can be referred to as Laxman Vanar Van. In keeping with district Justice of the Peace Suryapal Gangwar, “At current Umaria is being developed, however an motion plan can be in pipeline to determine a monkey forest on the outer 4 corners of town. Plantation of fruit timber shall be completed within the forest in order that the monkeys can get sufficient meals all year long. Preparations for a pond/reservoir will even be made.”, reported IANS.

Earlier final 12 months one other revolutionary methodology was tried by town administration which concerned the Lucknow Metro putting cutouts of Langurs at 9 metro stations which are experiencing monkey menace, in a bid to scare away monkeys, as reported by ANI. As reported in Hindi web sites, an official stated that earlier they used to play solely the sound of langur screaming. Nevertheless it did not assist for much longer. After this, it was determined to put in the cutouts. When the sound of the langur screaming together with the cutout is projected, the impact is seen, reported PinkVilla.

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