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Lucknow's historic Butler Palace lake to be rejuvenated!

The work is set to begin in 3 months.

The Lucknow Development Authority (LDA) is going to rejuvenate and beautify the historic lake situated at the centre of the Butler Palace Colony. A budget of about 5 crore rupees is being prepared for the work. The beautification process will begin in three months.


New project to reverse the deterioration

The eight-acre lake once used to be a major attraction for the people living around it. However, in the past decade, much attention hasn't been given to it and hence the condition has been deteriorating. At present, sewage waste is drained into the lake, causing water contamination and a bad smell. However, with this project, the authorities are aiming to breathe life into the lake, making it look more beautiful than it ever was.

Boating, walking track and much more to come!

As part of the new project, the government will set up a water treatment plant to filter the water that flows into the lake. Additionally, new technologies will be implemented to keep the stagnant water clean and free of contamination. A steel railing surrounding a lake will be installed, and a pathway will also be built for walks around the lake. Trees will be planted to increase greenery in the area, and benches will be put up for visitors to sit and relax. Finally, there are also plans for a boating facility to come up in the near future.
The rejuvenation of the lake will also increase the appeal of the Naimisharanya VVIP guest house, which has recently been constructed near the lake. The Butler Palace lake is an important part of Lucknow's history and after its revival, residents will once again be able to relive the old times while tourists will have a new place to add to their itinerary.

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