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An Urban Park sprawling 480 acres, newly constructed in the New Town, Rajarhat area of Kolkata.
This park has been craved out of the natural water bodies that were present in this part of the city.

The park has been divided into three broad parts; 1) ecological zones like wetlands, grasslands, and urban forest, 2)theme gardens and open spaces, 3)and urban recreational spaces.[2] The Eco Park will be further divided into different sub-parts according to the different types of fauna planted.[3] According to the plan, the park will have different areas like wild flower meadows, a bamboo garden, grasslands, tropical tree garden, bonsai garden, tea garden, Cactus Walk, a heliconia garden, a butterfly garden, a play area and an amphitheatre.[3] 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.[2] The park was inaugurated on 29 December 2012 by Mamata Banerjee.[4][5]

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This composition was taken on a summer evening just when the skies turned crimson with the setting sun.

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