Mr. M. Kempaiah retired IPS officer, is appointed by the government as the adviser to Home Minister K. J. George and accorded him a Minister of State rank. Mr. Kempaiah inaugurated the new block of rehabilitation unit “Niri Vana” with improved facilities and avian care in presence His Holiness Dr. Sri Ganapathy Sachchidananda Swamiji, founder of Shuka Vana. The new unit facilitates space and improved methods of rehabilitation for the physically challenged birds. Niri Vana hosts birds that cannot lead a normal life either due to congenital or of traumatic origin. This unit is attached to the SGS avian care unit-Pari Vana that provides avian veterinary facilities. The various facilities provided for the in house birds is explained by Dr. Dasari Srilakshmi. SGS avian care unit facilitates an exclusive lab, radiology unit with digital X-ray and ultrasound to diagnose aliments. Surgical and medical treatments are provided in this unit by Dr. Shashibhushan, Consultant Veterinary Surgeon of Shuka Vana. An exclusive avian DNA laboratory in association with Genetech Laboratory, Hyderabad, determines the gender of the bird. After complete rehabilitation, those birds that can lead near normal life are shifted to Shuka Vana. Later Mr. Kempaiah address the gathering and visited the feathered friends. Shukavana is honored to have him for his interest and interaction with the feathered friends.