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PADAM SHRI AWARDEE SHRI NEK CHAND SAINI

Padam Shri awardee Shri Nek Chand  Saini

Jun 12 2014|Office,Chandigarh

Padam Shri awardee Shri Nek Chand Saini creator Rock garden,Chandigarh which is one of India’s famous tourist place. Rock garden which is one of most famous and popular place in the city beautiful.

Shri Nek Chand, who was born in a village now in Pakistan.He worked as a road inspector of the public works department (PWD). He has built the city ‘s iconic Rock garden from waste and other unused household materials like toilet sheets, wash basin, title chips and many others.

Rock garden inaugurated in 1976.Rock garden spread over an area of 40-acres.

He was awarded the Padma shri by Government of India in 1984 for his contribution to the city of Chandigarh.

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