Strategies include creating large pedestrian zones along the lake’s edge, developing approximately 6 km of access streets, creating access points to the. Today, the Kankaria Lakefront Development Project stands completed and the grandeur and the charm that was lost over the years has. Kankaria Lake: Kankaria wonderful lake development – See traveler reviews, candid photos, and great deals for Ahmedabad, India, at TripAdvisor.

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Ranked 8 of things to do in Developmemt. The Kankaria Lakefront is also the site of the annual Kankaria Carnival that has been a major success for the last 4 years. And Nothing works in social upliftment of people like developing an area and generating employment.

The garden contains a pleasure house or summer palace called Ghattamandal. Init was proposed to connect the lake with Khari river by 11 miles long canal and supply water to Chandola lake but it never materialised.

The required data for the project was primarily collected via site visits and interviews with the administrative heads of Kankaria. Kankaria Lake during the Kankaria Carnival in Ahmedabad. Currently, visitors to La,efront have to purchase separate tickets for every different amusement activity that they wish to experience.

It houses a small summer palace originally built for Mughal royals. These openings are six feet in diametre and the margin of it is beautifully carved.

Mandelslo who visited Gujarat during the reign of Shah Jahan wrote in[2]. Presently, treated water is lakefrong for gardening and the watering of the lawn. This is a very small but effective example of good governance, maximum development is done in RailMinIndia Kudos to PiyushGoyal ji for completing this mammoth task. Further the project demonstrated a useful model for incorporation of project affected people like the food vendors into the project.

It is located in the south-eastern part of the city, in the Maninagar area. Kankaria visited by hundreds of visitors was an urban chaos characterized by unclean ghats, traffic Chaos on the 2. Wonderfully maintained place, Staff need to be trained in terms of being hospitable to visitors, good food, as said a good place to deelopment your evening.


Kankaria Lake

Throughout the period of the Gujarat Sultanate and of Mughal rulethe Kankaria lake with its Nagina Bagh were developmment favourite leisure place of rulers and the people and it were among the tourist sights of Ahmedabad ever since. Begun in the Year M.

A bit too commercial and conceretified for a lake but the locals seem to love the place. The strategies to implement this transfromation included creating complete pedestrian zones encircling the lake’s edge, developing an outer ring road by strengthening the existing road network, creating approximately 6 km of access streets as well as new access points to the lakefront, enhancing recreational potential by improving public facilities, preserving historic buildings and encouraging overall development within the precinct.

Read a long list of events, complete schedule”. This is a one of its kind place for children offering a unique experience of 18 human activities ranging from wearing the majestic robes of a judge, running police stations or extinguishing fire. It was inconceivable to think of places that are visited by so many people to be so well maintained but yet again, Gujarat has shown the way in doing things differently.

Kankaria had also gained notoriety as a suicide point.

Kankaria Lake Front Development :: Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation

It is proposed that rather than using treated water, lake water should be used to water the lawn area. Which Ahmedabad hotels are on sale? Yet, over the years the development in around the Lake could not keep pace with the number of people visiting the area due to which cleanliness, environment or adequate facilities at the Lake suffered immensely.

One reason said is that it was named this due to large quantities of limestone kankar in Gujarati dug out of it during excavation. This can be attributed to the integrated one system approach of the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation AMC backed by developmejt Gujarat Government, which not only reinforced the character of the public place but also turned it into an enriching experience.


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The same medicine at Rs. The rain which falls in the winter-time supplies a great fish-pond or pool in the middle of the garden. Moreover, because of the clean environment, it has been observed that, the ecology of the place has attracted many new species of birds for breeding.

Ahmedabad Eye is a tethered balloon ride set up near Kankaria Lake after renovation.

Reduction in GST coupled with a rise in per capita income to spur consumption. He found the gardens at lake neglected, the summer-palace in ruins and the bridge with 48 stone arches connecting Nagina Baug island kankaeia the bank in dilapidated condition.

Taxes, fees not included for deals content. The purpose of the survey was to find out the most preferred entry gate for the visitors and the outcome was Gate-1 and Gate According to the 14th century chronicler MerutungaChaulukya ruler Karna built a temple dedicated to the goddess Kochharba at Ashapalli after defeating the its Bhil chief Asha.

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The develo;ment was completed in at the cost of Rs. The lake was transformed into a Complete Entertainment Centre. To reduce the usage, a subsurface infiltration trench has been proposed to collect and store runoff. A man can seldom go to this garden, but he shall find some young women bathing themselves; they will not permit the Indians should see them, but suffered us to come in and speak to them. It lakferont to identify the issues and propose facilities management plan for the improvement of the same.

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