The development of infrastructure can help promote industrial, economic and commercial activities and generate job opportunities, said Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz on Monday while inspecting Raiwind Road to review the work on the road’s rehabilitation project at the LDA Avenue Chowk.
Provincial Minister Ch. Abdul Ghafoor, Member National Assembly Muhammad Afzal Khokhar, Member Provincial Assembly Saif-ul-Malook Khokhar, the LDA DG, the Commissioner and the DCO of Lahore, the WASA MD, the NLC and the NESPAK authorities were also present.
The chief minister said that he was paying special attention towards betterment of infrastructure throughout the province and projects worth billions of rupees were being expeditiously executed in this sector. He said that culture of working during night time had been introduced for ensuring speedy completion of development projects.
The chief minister issued directions to accelerate the rehabilitation work of the road from the LDA Avenue Chowk to Raiwind Railway crossing. He said the project should be completed within four months by working round the clock. He also issued orders to expedite the development work on the drain located near Thokar Niaz Baig to Avenue Chowk and ensure its completion till July 20th.