Q. Which of the following is headed by the Central Zoo Authority?
The CZA is a statutory body under the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change.
- It was constituted in 1992 under the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.
- It is chaired by the environment minister and has 10 members and a member-secretary.
- The main objective of the authority is to complement and strengthen the national effort in conservation of rich biodiversity.