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Renovation of heritage garden to complete in Dec

DNMUM396608 | 9/14/2017 | Author : Anagha Sawant | WC :243

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The renovation of a heritage garden at Churchgate will soon be completed by Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC). The amount spent on the restoration of the Cooperage Bandstand garden has come up to approximately Rs 50 lakh.
It will be restored to its original art work.
According to the officials, the work will be completed by December end this year. The Cooperage Bandstand garden was famous for musical bands events inside the bandstand in early 19th century.
Speaking about the challenges faced during the work, a conservation architect Rahul Chemburkar from Vaastuvidhaan Project said, “The challenge is to enhance the wooden structure which has been deteriorated. Wooden canopy structures will be revived and metal
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