The chief minister expressed his displeasure on dumping of filth and garbage in the park. “This is not only the duty of the government to maintain the park but it becomes responsibility of each and every individual living in vicinity to keep it neat and clean,” he said. He lamented that the fruit and vegetable vendors and other shopkeepers working around the park have turned it into a dumping ground.
He directed deputy commissioner South to construct compound wall around the park and develop it properly. This is most important area where people from far flung areas of the city come for shopping. Therefore, there must be place where they could sit respectfully. “I want not only restoration of the park but removal of encroachment from the entire Saddar area.