Housing and Public Works Minister Engineer Mosharraf Hossain today paid a surprise visit to the much-talked about Jamboree Park in city's Agrabad commercial area.
The minister went round there for about an hour and exchanged views with the people doing morning exercise.
Engineer Mosharraf sought suggestions from them on what new instruments can be added to the park.
He directed the authority to keep the park clean, continue campaign using mike for raising awareness among the visitors and also about cleanliness of the park.
The minister also directed the concerned authority to keep the park open from 5.30 am to 10 am and 3 pm to 8 pm every day, Public Works Department Executive Engineer Ahmed Abdullah Noor told BSS.
The Jamboree Park constructed in Agrabad on 8.55 acres of land with a 50,000 square feet water body and 8,000 metres of walkways.
The park opened on Sept 8 with a goal of providing people an open place with fresh air and wide and long jogging track.
Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)