Ice-cool ponds and summer special delicacies in diet, check out how animals at the National Zoological Park are beating the heat
PHOTOS: DHRUV SETHI/HT
Laxmi, from the popular elephant duo Laxmi-Hira, can be seen enjoying a bath. The elephants are allowed to bathe twice a day, which often goes up to three times during severe heatwave. Their day goes by rolling in the mud pond and bath pond. And the time to leave from here is decided only at their own will. Wish life was this cool for everyone!
Tigers are out early in the morning at 6am and go back only around 5pm. Poora area ghoomte hain. SAURABH VASHISHT, Range officer at Delhi zoo