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Hyderabad: Walking, cycling track to come up in Jalpally municipality

Hyderabad: Walking, cycling track to come up in Jalpally municipality

Walking, cycling track to come up in Jalpally municipality Jalpally: In order to encourage healthy habits, especially among women and girls in the Jalpally area,…

Tuesday, May 31

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Walking, cycling track to come up in Jalpally municipality Jalpally: In order to encourage healthy habits, especially among women and girls in the Jalpally area, the Hyderabad Metropolitan Development Authority (HMDA) has planned a walking and cycling track at the Cargo Road, near Jalpally Lake, in the Maheshwaram constituency.

The two-km-long ‘Walking and Cycling’ track from Desi Dhaba to Padmaja Farmhouse on the Cargo Road will be shaped with a fund of Rs 65 lakh under the Lake Beautification Project.

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According to officials, the work will be grounded next month as authorities of the HMDA and Jalpally municipality have gone into huddle to discuss the plan and the modalities at length.

Recently Minister of Education P Sabita Indra Reddy, who represents the constituency, inspected the stretch by walking on the proposed project line up to two km. It is learnt that the minister instructed the officials to carefully plan the project and make it convenient for women of Jalpally and surrounding areas to utilise the facility that helps them improve their health.

Taking care of health, she said, has gained prominence these days due to work stress, seasonal ailments and recurrent contagions. "People, specially women, should emulate a sense of walking and cycling on a daily basis to keep themselves fit and healthy," she asserted.

Commissioner Jalpally Municipality G P Kumar, said, "routine walking is good to keep the body fit for daily work. People, specially women and girls, should make walking a habit to avoid stress. It is against this background, the HMDA […]

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