ZSI was established on January 7, 1938 at Lahore and is the oldest academic Society of India dealing with all branches of Zoology. It has completed 78 years and on this occasion we will felicitate the eminent zoologists with medals and a citation for their outstanding contribution in the field of Zoology/Environmental Science etc.
ABOUT THE CITY
The holy city, Kurukshetra where the epic war of Mahabharata was fought, has borne the imprints of Lord Krishna’s lotus feet. The message of Geeta was delivered to the world from
this sacred place. Important visiting sites at Kurukshetra include Brahm Sarovar, Jyotisar, Sannhit Sarovar, Ban Ganga, Bhadrakali temple, and many more. This city is situated 160
Kms north of Delhi on National Highway No.1. Also, Kurukshetra is 45 Kms south to Ambala Cantt. Railway Junction. All trains from Delhi to Amritsar/Jammu run through Kurukshetra. All buses from ISBT New Delhi going to Punjab, Himachal and J&K stop at Pipli (160 Kms. from Delhi) from where Kurukshetra University is merely 8 Km (local Transport is easily available). Nearest Airport is Chandigarh 100 Kms in north of Kurukshetra. Zoological Society Of India
The temperature during February is normally cold approximately 20oC. Woolen clothing is