Rajarhat, Kolkata and the biggest park so far in India. The park was conceptualised by Chief Minister the butterfly mosque free pdf West Bengal, Mamata Banerjee in July 2011. The Eco Park is further divided into different sub-parts according to the different types of fauna planted. Further, there is plan to develop an eco-resort in public-private partnership, and will also include an area where handicrafts from different part of the state will be exhibited.
The park was inaugurated on 29 December 2012 by Mamata Banerjee. 10 km away from Kolkata International Airport . Hatiara on the South and West. 3 different Eco-zones consisting of wetlands, grasslands, tropical and mixed-moist deciduous forests.
The park is closed on Monday for maintenance. Park entry and Ticket counter closes at 07:30 P.
This island is in centre of the huge lake of Eco Park. Its area is 7 acres. It can be accessed only by boat. This is an uninhabited island.
On this Sabuj Sathi Island an amazing glass house has been built. All four sides of this 2,800 square feet building is made of glass. Eco Park across the lake through the glass walls is simply spectacular and awe-inspiring. There are three open-air viewing galleries, green lawn and paved pathways in the island.
More than 100 persons can assemble in Sabuj Sathi Island and glass house and its surroundings for official, corporate or family programmes. Birthday parties, product launches and brand promotion can be done in a tranquil environment that is possible only on the zero populated island like Sabuj Sathi in Eco Park.
Artfully conceived, the semi-circular open gallery can hold up to 2,000 people. The stage-greenroom complex is, as if, ‘floating’ on water. The adjoining food gallery has interesting brick-twisted pillars that I have not seen elsewhere.