The Project “SHAKUNI PUKUR” at is a visionary and unique urban and water retention project in the context of Bangladesh. Most of the main infrastructures from Madaripur town was built around the lake. This lake was in a vulnerable state by illegal encroachment and earth fill. For last several years, it had been facing the demand to address various urban facilities for city dwellers, such as recreation, leisure and urban breathing facilities. The project intends to provide an open space to city and restore the existing water body with the appropriate restoration of the environment as well as ensuring the recreation and amusement for all age group of city dwellers.