LAHORE – Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif presided over a high level meeting here today, which reviewed the matters regarding Greater Iqbal Park Project. Addressing the meeting, Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif said that Greater Iqbal Park Project is of vital importance for highlighting Pakistan Movement and its importance.
He said that work should be carried out speedily on this project of historical importance. He said that no compromise will be made on this project and this project will be state-of-the-art. He said that a separate authority will be set up for the implementation of the project. The Chief Minister said that a museum will also be set up with regard to Tehrik-e-Pakistan in which pictures of heroes of Pakistan Movement will be displayed while special programmes will be held for highlighting the aim and objectives of Pakistan Movement.
CM Punjab said that maximum recreational facilities will be provided to the people under Greater Iqbal Park Project. He said that a train and a buggy will also be operated in the park while separate place will be allocated for children for playing. He said that an open air gym will be set up in the park. The Chief Minister said that all matters regarding the project will be outsourced and third party audit will be compulsory for ensuring transparency and high standard.
Shahbaz Sharif has said that Greater Iqbal Park Project will not only play an important role in highlighting the culture and historical heritage of Lahore but will also help in informing the new generation about the importance of Pakistan Movement and the efforts and services of national heroes. He said that landscaping of the entire project in modern and old style will be carried out while a lake will also be developed in Greater Iqbal Park Project.
Turk experts while appreciating master planning of Greater Iqbal Park Project described it as splendid. They said that Chief Minister Punjab Muhammad Shahbaz has evolved a glorious project for transferring the historical heritage of Pakistan to the new generations and the vision of Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif regarding this great project is laudable. Turk experts also assured all out cooperation with regard to Greater Iqbal Park Project. Chairman Lahore Transport Company Kh. Ahmed Hassan, Vice Chairman PHA Iftikhar Ahmed, DG Lahore Walled City Project, Secretary Housing, Commissioner Lahore and DCO Lahore, DG LDA, DG PHA, MD NESPAK and Turk experts attended the meeting.
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