Karanji Lake Festival is being celebrated by Mysore Zoo on 16th and 17th of December to create awareness about importance of lakes and their conservation. The festival was inaugurated by Mysore City Corporation Mayor Smt. Pushpalatha Jagannath. Sri. B.P. Ravi IFS., Additional Principal Chief Conservator of Forests and Member Secretary, Zoo Authority of Karnataka, Smt. Chaya Naveen, Corporator, Ittigegud, Smt. Roopa, Corporator, Siddhartha Layout and Sri. Indresh, Director, Regional Museum of Natural history, Mysuru graced the occasion.