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shopian :

  • Development Activities:-

At present the department has succeeded in developing few areas for recreational purpose of the locals theses parks are as under:-
01. Amusement park Shopian: - The park comprises 8.5 Kanals of land is situated on the banks of Sangloo Nallah in the heart of District Shopian. The park is in two parts and both the parts are connected by beautiful culvert besides this the children playing toys installed in the park are some other features of the park. The landscaping of the park attracts more and more visitors towards it.
02. Nagrai Park: - The Park comprises 0.7 Kanals of land and is located about
2.3 kilometers from the District headquarter. The ancient historical spring located in the park is the main attractive feature and recalls the romance of Nagrai with Heemal.

  •   Commercial Activities:-

The department  putting all its efforts to implement Centrally Sponsored schemes i.e.

1- Technology Mission(TM) 2-Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Youjana.(RKVY)
Accordingly 10 growers  are registered with the department ( list enclosed) out of which  3 growers are in active participations of flower cultivation at different levels. Various incentives where made available to the growers under different activities during the last few years I.e. 2009-10,2010-11, 2011-12


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