Amdavadis were disappointed after the flower show at Sabarmati Riverfront was cancelled due to the surge in Covid cases. Now, they can take heart as these beautiful flowers and plants will adorn the different gardens of the city and public spaces.
AMC had set up more than 5 lakh saplings and flowering plants at a cost of Rs 50 lakh for the flower show at Sabarmati Riverfront. More than one lakh flowering plants will be planted at the Sabarmati riverfront garden, while the rest will be planted in different gardens across the city.
The flower show which was to begin on January 8 was cancelled due to the increasing number of Covid-19 cases in the city.
AMC had passed a budget of Rs 4 crore for the Flower Show-2022 and seven lakh flowering plants were readied. Now, the AMC has started installing these plants at Law Garden, Parimal Garden, Tilak Baug and Sardar Baug.People can see the colourful flowers across the city. Jignesh Patel, director of Parks and Gardens said, “We had procured 7 lakh flowering plants for the show. These we have started planting it in the differ ent gardens in the city.”