A Butterfly park has been inaugurated on a trash ground in ward no. 19 of Thane Municipal Corporation by the Guardian Minister Eknath Shinde and Mayor Minakshi Shinde. Previously the ground was used to dump garbage which has now been converted to an heaven for butterflies.
Various floral plants have been planted in the park to attract butterflies. Footpath for joggers, lawn, and hanging bridge has also been constructed in the park for the citizens.
Thane MP Rajan Vichare, MLA Ravindra Phatak, Dep. Mayor Ramakant Madhvi, Shiv Sena group leader Dilip Bartakke, several corporators and other dignitaries were present during the Inauguration ceremony.
The construction of park has been possible with the initiative of the leader of the house Naresh Mhaske (TMC Ward No. 19) in assistance with Municipal Commissioner Sanjeev Jaiswal and the Municipal Park Department.