New Park Opens in Patna Near Gandhi Maidan

Development Commissioner Anand Kishore at the new park for children near Gandhi Maidan in Patna on Wednesday.

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Patna: Patna Development Commissioner Anand Kishore on Wednesday opened a park for children at the northern end of the Gandhi Maidan with over three dozen playing equipment installed for the enjoyment of children.

The park will remain opened between 5:00 am and 8:00 pm and will cost Rs. 5 to gain entry into it, the Development Commissioner said adding a tender has been floated to set up a food court run from a van parked near Kargil Chowk offering all sorts of snacks including litti-chokha and samosas.

The park will be a boon to those who come for a morning stroll with their kids, said Kishore.

Earlier a week ago, another park spread in over five acres of land was opened at the Patna Zoo.

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