The Delhi High Court on Wednesday ordered established order on the translocation of deer from the town’s Deer Park at Hauz Khas till additional orders.
The court docket handed this order in response to a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) filed by the New Delhi Nature Society towards the translocation of round 600 animals, together with deer, from Deer Park to the Asola Bhati Wildlife Sanctuary with out compliance with authorized provisions and tips.
Thesociety raised considerations about non-compliance with situations whereas approving the choice to translocate deer.
The court docket has directed the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) to keep up established order on the translocation of deer and listed the matter for the following listening to on January 15, 2024.
The PIL argues that translocation was sought as a result of enhance within the leopard inhabitants in Asola Sanctuary and the necessity to complement the prey base. The plea seeks the court docket’s path to make sure strict compliance with tips throughout deer translocation and requests to not shut down Deer Park.
The court docket urged that at the very least 50 deer be maintained within the park, stressing the significance of retaining inexperienced areas for residents to get pleasure from.