Break dance swing and cricket bowling machine to open for visitors from Sunday-DC Ghanshyam Thori
Says, administration fully committed to restore pristine glory of Nikku Park
JALANDHAR: With the completion of another round of beautification and renovation works, children’s favorite amusement destination Nikku Park has worn a new look with mesmerizing portraits were painted on its walls. Likewise, the park is all set to offer much-awaited break dance swing and cricket bowling game to visitors from upcoming Sunday as district administration has accomplished both the projects.
Divulging the details, Deputy Commissioner Ghanshyam Thori said that theme based was paintings have been carried out in the park, which would further become attraction point for the children. He stated that break dance ride was lying shut due to lack of maintenance while cricket bowling machine was newly set up in the park adding that both the new rides were under trail and would be opened for visitors from Sunday.
Notably, District Administration had initiated a special drive to give Nikku Park a new look as a part of its measure to boost the entertainment activities at the city’s one of the prominent amusement parks.
Spread in 4.5 acres of land, Nikku Park is located at the heart of the city and was in dilapidated conditions due to lack of maintenance as it remained shut due to COVID-19 pandemic for almost a year. The Deputy Commissioner had issued financial assistance worth Rs. 12 lakh for this park after taking stock of its condition a few months ago. The deputy commissioner reiterated his commitment to restoring the glory of this park and said that there would be no paucity of funds to further ensure development works in the park.
Pointing out further, Manager Nikku Park SS Sidhu said that all the main swings and rides in the park that include amusement bus, fountain, train, music fountains, flood lights, and many more have been made operational lately. Now, the break dance swing and cricket bowling facility was also ready for children, he added.