Deputy Commissioner Ganderbal, Shafqat Iqbal today visited the site identified for the construction of Rock Garden in the district.
During the visit it was given out that 32 Kanals of land are identified and earmarked for the construction of Rock Garden adjacent to PDC Park near Kangan which may be first of its kind in J&K.
In view of its feasibility and location of land, the District Administration has proposed to Floriculture department for creating Rock Garden on the identified site.
On the occasion, the District Floriculture Officer, briefed the DC about the requirements and designing layout for creating a Rock Garden at the identified site.
The Rock Garden will be envisioned to be a space where people can educate themselves, and enjoy recreational activities within the beauty of Sindh river flowing adjacent to the park.
The District Administration has decided to construct the Rock Garden with an aim to boost the tourist footfall in the district besides to develop the area as a tourist circuit.
During the visit, the DC was accompanied by Additional Deputy Commissioner Ganderbal, Farooq Ahmed Baba, SDM Kangan, Tehsildar Kangan, District Floriculture Officer and other concerned.