Lahore: Saturday, November 26, 2022. Commissioner Lahore Mr. Amir Jan chaired a meeting regarding CBD Punjab Boulevard, Kalma Chowk Underpass Remodeling and other development projects of the Punjab Central Business District Development Authority (PCBDDA). The authority is also known as Central Business District (CBD Punjab).
Boulevard And Kalma Chowk Underpass Remodeling
Deputy Commissioner Lahore, Mr. Muhammad Ali, CEO PCBDDA, Mr. Imran Amin, Assistant Commissioner Model Town Mr. Ibrahim Arbab, Executive Director Commercial PCBDDA Mr. Mohammed Omer, Executive Director Technical PCBDDA Mr. Riaz Hussain, senior officials of City Traffic Police Lahore, WASA Lahore, PHA Lahore, PTCL, Lesco, Metropolitan Corporation Lahore, PSCA Lahore and PCBDDA were present during the meeting.
Mr. Riaz Hussain ED Technical of PCBDDA briefed Commissioner Lahore, about the development progress on Kalma Chowk Underpass Remodeling Project. During the meeting he briefed the attendees that pile beam work from Saint Marry Park to Center Point is near completion and pile beam excavation is also started on Ali Zaib Road, authority has done all the necessary arrangements to ensure public safety and flawless traffic flow.
While talking to the media Commissioner Lahore Mr. Amir Jan said that. “CBD Punjab is a multi-billion project which has the capacity to attract huge investments which will be beneficial for urban regeneration, infrastructure, and economic development of Punjab. I have instructed the management of CBD Punjab to expedite the work on Kalma Chowk Underpass Remodeling Project and ensure its timely completion, I would like to laud the authority for planning and implementing an excellent traffic diversion and public safety plan.”. He further said that he will personally monitor the development progress of the project.
While expressing his views Mr. Imran Amin CEO of PCBDDA said that “to facilitate the daily commuters we will try our best to complete the project before the deadline. We are expanding Main Boulevard which will be transformed into a centralized boulevard that will combat traffic congestion and environmental hazards. CBD Punjab is a project of one of its kind for which infrastructure is being upgraded. The authority has done detailed and minute planning in compliance with high-rise buildings and vertical city expansion. Residents of Lahore will witness a positive change in the near future”.
Commissioner Lahore instructed all the concerned departments to work collectively and provide full support for the completion of the project. Development projects like Kalma Chowk Underpass Remodeling and CBD Punjab Boulevard have great potential to enlist Lahore in the list of developed cities of the world.