Sambalpur, Dec 30 (LocalWire): An eco-park will be developed in Sambalpur city very soon, collector Samarth Verma said on Sunday.
Sambalpur Municipal Corporation (SMC) and forest department will jointly carry out the project work in Kuluthkani area here.
Around seven acre land has been identified for the project.
Sambalpur Divisional Forest Officer (DFO) Dr Sanjeet Kumar said, “Initially a tentative Detailed Project Report (DPR) has been prepared for the park, however, a final DPR for the project will be prepared soon.”
The exact requirement of fund for implementation of the project will be estimated after preparation of the final DPR, he added.
As per the tentative DPR, the existing landscape of the proposed park will be maintained by protecting the trees and medicinal plantation.