Dehradun to have two huge parks in an year
Dehradun, Jan 30 : The capital city would have a sprawling City Green Park in an year's time for which 34 acre land has been identified at Sahastradhara Road, Chief Secretary Alok Kumar Jain said today.
Besides, Mussoorie Dehradun Development Authority (MDDA) will also construct Green Park in its land and both these parks would be connected by road.
Decision to this effect was taken in a meeting chaired by the Chief Secretary.
Mr Jain has laid emphasis on natural greenery in the park and directed the officers concerned to complete the work in a year.
It was decided in the meeting that District Magistrate would table the proposal within a week. The identified land would be transferred to Industrial Department and SIDCUL would develop the park under its social responsibility.
Along with other facilities, parking lot would also be constructed in the park and path ways constructed for morning walk. The greenery and natural essence would be maintained inside the park.