It is also beleived that the place around this was used as a camping ground by the Maratha army around 1735 AD and the Marathas defeated the Mughals here in 1738.
The Talkatora Indoor Stadium is located within the Talkatora Garden.The stadium hosts various sports activities such as badminton, table tennis & swimming. Apart from that the garden is also venue for various horticulture shows, competitions & cultural programmes besides being a place for picnic spots with a peaceful atmosphere.
It is also a place of tourist attraction especially during the spring when the garden is filled with vibrant hues of flowers & their aroma. Presently, the Talkatora Garden is managed by the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) horticulture department. There is no fee charged for photography here.