In a first, Delhi government has planned to build a water sports park in Najafgarh area of south Delhi.

According to an official, the government has proposed to build the water sports park at Chawala and Kangal Khedi of Najafgarah area and it will be spread across around 2.5 acres and 11 acres respectively.

"A team of experts will soon visit the site and thereafter, a proposal will be prepared to develop the water sports park," the official said.

This is the first time that the government will develop such an entertainment park in the national capital, the official said.

The park will be equipped with modern water rides at reasonable rates.

The government officials claimed that the park will be at par with the existing leading private water parks.

"After the team’s visit to site, we will ascertain the cost of the park. Thereafter, a tender will be floated inviting applicants to construct it," the official said.