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CM expresses dissatisfaction at poor condition in Jallo Park, Botanical Garden

CM expresses dissatisfaction at poor condition in Jallo Park, Botanical Garden
December 29, 2023 Web Desk

LAHORE (92 News) - Punjab Chief Minister Mohsin Naqvi undertook comprehensive visits to three hospitals, as many park , and the CTD headquarters.

In his visit to Jallo Park and Botanical Garden Jallo, Mohsin Naqvi expressed dissatisfaction at broken roads and poor conditions in Jallo Park, demanding a plan for its upgrade. He directed the immediate transfer of park management from the Forest Department to the PHA, emphasizing the need for improvements.

Expressing keen interest in the welfare of children, he inquired about the treatment facilities provided in the Children's Hospital emergency and directed immediate enhancements, including fixing new tiles on the main corridor floor. He sought new counters' designs from IDAP within 24 hours adding that new tiles and counters fixing should be completed within ten days.

Furthermore, he inspected ongoing construction at the Punjab Institute of Cardiology, issuing directives to expedite the laying of biogas pipes underground within 24 hours. He also emphasized the need for optimal arrangements in the waiting area for attendants and ordered the relocation of the generator to a suitable place.

Turning his attention to the General Hospital, CM reviewed the upgradation work on all four floors of the Emergency Block. He emphasized the importance of safe and standard wiring for biogas and AC pipes, as well as infection-free operation theatres. Noting some sluggishness in construction activities, he ordered to accelerate the pace of work.

CM Naqvi's visit to Shalimar Garden involved a detailed review of its overall condition. Riding a rickshaw, he affirmed his commitment to restoring the garden to its original historical state. The CM ordered the removal of illegal constructions around the garden, tasking the deputy commissioner Lahore with the responsibility. Additionally, he instructed the MD WASA to devise a sustainable solution for water drainage along the outer wall of the garden.

At the CTD headquarters, CM Naqvi inaugurated the CTD Training School, met corporals under training, and commended their professional training. Appreciating the efforts of IG police and AIG (CTD), he highlighted the exemplary role of CTD Punjab in suppressing terrorism.