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The Department of Floriculture J&K previously known as Gardens, Parks & Floriculture Department was established by Prof. K.N. Koul in the year 1969 for maintenance of Mughal Gardens and with the passage of time, the authorities particularly in 1975 when Sher-e-Kashmir Jenab Sheikh Mohd. Abudllah took over as Chief Minister, of J&K, assigned this department the job for development of new areas under Floriculture and their maintenance besides the development of parks transferred from Housing Department / Municipal Corporation Jammu, VIP Houses, Civil Secretariat / Assembly Lawns etc. In view of the Cabinet decision, a separate Directorate of Floriculture for Jammu Division was created / established during the year August-2007.

With the creation of separate Directorate for Jammu region, the demand for development of new gardens and parks started increasing many folds, besides improvement / upkeep of the existing gardens and parks in Jammu division.
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