Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan had written to CM Naveeen Patnaik and colleague Hardeep Singh Puri on the unused funds for development projects.
Key features as part of upgrading the park will be entry through biometric face identification for visitors and building of an amphitheatre with a seating capacity for 2,000 spectators.
While people from as far as Agra commented, hardly any from Chennai tweeted about the new pedestrian plaza at T Nagar.
The strike, which has been continuing for the last three weeks, has raised questions on timely completion of projects being executed by Bhubaneswar Smart City Limited (BSCL) through various agencies.
Official sources said an entrance test would be held on December 22 to select 50 ST and SC graduates from Odisha who would be imparted coaching for civil services examinations.
Officials said around 12 skilling institutes across the city have given their consent so far to participate in the skill mela.
With the project not taking off for over two years after signing a pact in 2017, the Singapore Companies weighed in its options.
The Union minister asked the civic authorities to give priority to programmes taken up under Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation, underground drainage and housing projects.
In an exclusive interview with Thiruvananthapuram Express, Sreekumar said that the Smart City project will be given priority.
German development agency GiZ, which is carrying out the Climate Smart Cities programme in city, is expected to come up with the new mobile app in a month.
The Lucknow team looked into the details on how historical buildings in the city being preserved on legacy, revamped through civil works and seamlessly integrated into the public convenience.
The team was accompanied by officials of Project Management Consultant which is supporting CSML in overall implementation of the projects.
The agency URS Verification Pvt Ltd will suggest the course of actions on preventing the waste losses and equally share on the source of revenue income.
The funds will be utilised for the ongoing works which were resumed recently after four months.
Tenders for projects worth H600 cr floated, but no updates on progress; corporation councillors engage in blame game