PM Imran directs to pay special attention on betterment of Lahore

LAHORE (PEN) – Prime Minister Imran Khan has directed to pay special attention on the betterment of Provincial Capital Lahore and said that the city should not be turned into a concrete jungle.

According to details, a meeting was held under the chairmanship of prime minister Imran Khan on development projects in Lahore. The meeting was attended by Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar, Provincial Ministers Mian Mahmood ur Rashid, Mian Aslam Iqbal, Dr Murad Ras, Dr Yasmin Rashid and Asad Khokhar among others.

Prime minster while directing authorities to repair the roads in the city said that the Lahore should be made a city of gardens.

The meeting also gave a briefing on the ongoing development projects by the Lahore Development Authority (LDA), renovation and beautification of Lahore. The PM directed to complete the projects in the given time frame.

Dr Yasmin Rashid briefed the prime minister on the progress regarding the issuance of health cards. She said that the Mother and Child Hospital at Ganga Ram will be made operational in June 2022.

Imran Khan was also briefed on the progress in setting up new hospitals in Lahore.

On the occasion, the prime minister said that every citizen of Punjab will be provided health card by December 31.