No jogging without shoes at Company Bagh: Allahabad HC
Allahabad: The visitors and morning walkers of the city now can not use the jogging track of historical company Bagh without wearing sports shoes.
The Allahabad High Court has requested the district administration and also the chairman of the company bagh beautification committee to place sign boards at appropriate places in company Bagh, requesting the visitors and morning walkers not to use jogging track if they are not wearing sport shoes and that they should use metallic road adjacent to the jogging track.
This order was passed by division bench consisting of justice Dilip Gupta and justice Yashwant Varma on a PIL filed by Madhu Singh. The Court passed this order when it was pointed out by the counsel for petitioner that visitors of the garden who are not even wearing sports shoes are using the track as a result of which it is being damaged.
The Court has fixed August 19 as next date of hearing and has asked the committee to respond whether the toilets and drinking water facilities has been made operational in the garden or not.