Those passing by the Hussain Sagar Lake of Hyderabad may well want to check out NTR Gardens as well. While this park is not among the larger ones in the city, it is nevertheless among the prettier ones, especially when the flowers begin to bloom. Its central location also renders it a perfect stopover if you are planning a day of sightseeing, as several of the major sights, like Lumbini Park, Necklace Road, and Hussein Sagar itself.
Before anything else, though, it may prove instructive to know first how NTR Gardens came to be. The park is actually named after the prominent Telugu actor and politician, Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao. The original memorial dedicated to Rama Rao was planned [Read more…]