Staff Reporter

VISAKHAPATNAM: As part of its corporate social responsibility (CSR), Visakhapatnam Steel Plant has contributed Rs.1 lakh towards adopting two lions at the Indira Gandhi Zoological Park.

The amount for maintenance of the lions has been given by VSP under the animal adoption scheme on the request of zoo curator B. Vijay Kumar.

VSP Director (personnel) K.A. Naidu gave the cheque to zoo assistant curator B. Appa Rao at a function here on Tuesday attended by executive director M.V.R. Sarma, general manager P.C. Das and other officials of the pl ant.VSP has environment care provision in its CSR policy. The zoo authorities thanked the VSP for the gesture and requested other industries to come forward to sponsor animals by contributing liberally.