On the demand of Bilaspur MLA Shailesh Pandey, an amount of Rs 1 crore has been approved under DMF.
Bilaspur: Open gyms will come up in 20 gardens/parks across Bilaspurcity under the District Mineral Foundation Trust fund so that the citizens of the city can carry out early morning and evening exercise to stay fit and fine.
Bilaspur city MLA Shailesh Pandey said that a large number of citizens will be benefited once the gyms are installed. MLA said that Rs 1 crore has been approved under the District MibneralFoundation Trust fund for the purpose.
MLA Pandey said that the people living adjacent to these 20 gardens/parks can reap the benefits of the gym. Elderly, youth, women, and children will be largely benefited from the opening of open gyms. Exercising in the open air will also improve health, said MLA Pandey who had been trying hard for the installation of open gyms.
The 20 gardens, which will have open gyms, are Nehru Nagar Park,
Late BR Yadav Garden Jupiter Market, Swami Vivekananda Udyan (Company Garden), Konher Garden, Kasturba Nagar Park, Post Matric Tribal Hostel Jarhabhatha, Nagdaune Colony Udyan Vyapar Vihar Road, Bapu’s cottage garden Geetanjali Nagar Talapara, Vinoba Nagar Park KrantiNagar, Priyadarshini Nagar Udyan Near Shiv Mandir, DipuparaPond Garden Tarbahar, Bohra Garden Khaparganj, Rajiv Plaza Garden, Matru Udyan Opposite Sao Dharamshala, Garden Behind Labour School Basant Bhai Patel Nagar, Maharani Laxmibai Kanya Shala Dayalband, Paddy Market Garden Torwa, Bandhwa Pond Garden Shankar Nagar, Jogi Colony Garden Imlibhata and Nutan Colony Udyan Sarkanda.