Gujrat zoo throws birthday bash as hippo ‘Mangal’ turns 2

The Fact News Service

January 12

A zoo in Gujarat threw a birthday party complete with cake and laddoos for its resident hippopotamus named ‘Mangal’, who recently turned two-years-old.

Several pictures tweeted out by news agency ANI showed staff and authorities at the Sayaji Baug Zoo in Vadodara district giving treats to Mangal and mother Dimpy at their enclosure.

The celebrations featured a cake-cutting ceremony. The birthday also marked the 142nd foundation day of the zoo.

(story sourced through inputs from agencies)