The Chanchalguda ROB serves dual purpose. Firstly, it aids in flow of traffic and secondly, it serves as a relaxing place for the local population. Come evening and the pavements of the ROB are taken over by groups of people of all ages.

The cool ambience that prevails at the place attracts many people to the place, given the shelter it provides beneath. With gentle breeze blowing across, people prefer to stay for a while at the ROB and relax on a summer evening. “I come here everyday along with my friends to spend some time with my friends, a good atmosphere prevails at the place,” says Sardar Khan, a senior citizen from the Chanchalguda area.

The crowds start descending at the place soon after the dusk; a few bring in their indent of soft drinks and sit gossiping on the pavements. “The place has become a recreational spot for the local youngsters, in summers the turn out is more,” says Qutubuddin, a soft drink shop owner. In the mornings the place serves as a walking tract for scores of health conscious locals

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