Hubli- Dharwad West MLA Chandrakanth Bellad planted a sapling at the newly developed garden at Keshav Nagar on here Friday to mark its inauguration.

Mr. Bellad also inaugurated the high-mast lamp installed at the garden.

Open-air theatre

Speaking after planting the sapling, Mr. Bellad said that an open-air theatre was proposed to be constructed soon at the garden. The project would be taken with MLA's Local Area Development Funds, he said.

Mayor Poorna Patil and corporator Sanjay Kapatkar were among the prominent persons present at the inaugural function.