Takes stock of pace of work on Recreation Park under execution
ANANTNAG, OCTOBER 24: The District Development Commissioner, Anantnag, Mohammad Younis Malik and the Director Floriculture, Mohammad Hussain Mir today visited Halmulla to take stock of the work being executed for the development of Recreation Park being developed by Floriculture Department.
The foundation stone of the park was recently laid by the Minister for Revenue, Relief, Rehabilitation and Reconstruction, Mr. Abdul Rehman Veeri.
The park is being developed between Jammu-Srinagar National Highway and Jehlum River on 8 kanals of land at an estimated of Rs 4.5 crores. This Jehlum view park shall be developed on modern lines housing a book store, art gallery, kiosks and children play equipments.
The tourist park is being developed with the purpose to uplift the socio-economic status of the locals as Halmulla is the hub of bat manufacturing industry in the State.
The DDC and Director Floriculture directed the officers to ensure the quality work so that the park shall serve as a destination not only for tourists but also for the locals.
On the occasion, SDM Bijbehara, Ex. Engineer Floriculture, Ex. Engineer I&FC, District Floriculture Officer and Tehsildar Bijbehara were present.