Kishkinta

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Kishkinta
Location Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Opened August 1995 (1995-08)
Not to be confused with Kishkindha.

Coordinates: 12°56′21″N 80°04′40″E / 12.93914°N 80.07785°E / 12.93914; 80.07785

Kishkinta is a theme park located in Chennai, India. Kishkinta Theme Park is located near Vandalur Railway station which has a serene atmosphere, 13 km south of Anakaputhur. It was founded by Navodaya Appachan, the owner of Navodaya Studio. This Park is spread across 120 acres of vast area with a scenic landscape, bushes, fountains, decorations and designs. Along with these, the park has various entertainment places of Wave pools, water ridings, roller coasters, toy trains etc. especially for children who visits for picnics. It is named after the fabled simian kingdom in the epic – Ramayana.

On 12 May 2016, one person died and at least nine others were injured due to an accident during a trial run on a knockoff Disk-O ride. [1][2][3]


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  1. ^ "One killed at Chennai theme park". The Hindu (Chennai). 12 May 2016. Retrieved 12 May 2016. 
  2. ^ J Sam Daniel Stalin (12 May 2016). "Caught On Camera: Disco Dancer Ride Near Chennai Crashes. Owner Arrested". NDTV (Chennai). Retrieved 12 May 2016. 
  3. ^ "Post-flood Kishkinta test ride turns killer". The New Indian Express (Chennai). 12 May 2016. Retrieved 12 May 2016.