The Siliguri Municipal Corporation plans to construct new parks for children in the city as well as repair the existing ones, sources report.
The Municipality Corporation has taken the decision since more buildings are being constructed due to the increasing population of the city.
According to sources, the repair work of a park in the Baghajatin Colony of Ward-45 has already commenced.
The Mayor, Ashok Bhattacharya, allotted a budget of Rs. 4.36 lakhs from the area’s development fund for the repairing of the park. It has been estimated that the reconstruction of the park will be completed by December.