By Our Web Reporter
KARACHI– Administrator Karachi Laiq Ahmed has said that the work of preparation of a master plan for the renovation of Shara Faisal is in the final stages. Shara Faisal is the gateway of Karachi and the identity of the city. People pass through here.
Tourists and guests from abroad are first introduced to Karachi through this highway. Therefore, the decoration of this highway should be world-class so that a good and pleasant impression is created among the citizens of Karachi.
He expressed his views while addressing a meeting on the beautification of Shara Faisal on Thursday. Senior Director Coordination Khalid Khan, Director General Works Shabiha Al Hasnain Zaidi, Director General Parks and Horticulture Taha Saleem, Senior Director Media Management Ali Hassan Sajid, Senior Director Estate Imtiaz Abro, Faiz Qadwai, and other officers were also present.
Administrator Karachi Laiq Ahmed said that now after the construction of cities around the world, the process of decorating them is underway and smart cities in the developed world. The concept of is rapidly gaining popularity in the world Many cities are already well-developed and equipped with modern facilities, in imitation of which the management of other metropolitan cities has also made full use of modern methods and technology and traditional signboards on the roads, sidewalks, green belts, and islands.
He said that new styles are being adopted through modern electronic and digital technology so we have to improve Shara Faisal and other important highways of Karachi keeping in view all these things. He said that creative elements should be kept in view in the beautification of Karachi and cooperation should be sought from various institutions in this regard.
Roads and highways in major and commercial cities of the world are also being used to generate revenue but we need commercial. The importance of Karachi has to be highlighted in its cultural background. In this regard, the institutions working in Karachi and the general public must also play their part, said Administrator Karachi.
Decorate in such a way that it is important and busy The N-Corridor has emerged in a new form, the sidewalks should be open to pedestrians and if there are any obstructions or encroachments, they should be removed immediately to facilitate the citizens, said Administrator Karachi Laiq Ahmed.
Karachi has a proud past in terms of its culture and civilization, being one of the few major cities in the world and being a coastal city, the importance of this city is very high, including roads, bridges, and underpasses in different areas during the meeting.
Infrastructure improvement works were also reviewed and it was decided that along with beautification, infrastructure development work should also be continued on a priority basis as roads, highways, bridges, and underpasses are in better condition to provide facilities to the citizens.
Administrator Karachi Laiq Ahmed said that the master plan prepared for the beautification of the city has also taken into account the needs of different areas, all matters will be carried out in accordance with the requirements of the current era, including electronic and digital. Includes use of tools, beautification sites percentage will be achieved only when the available infrastructure is kept in working condition for which the field teams of Works Department are working.
He said that the results of the tree planting campaign launched to make Karachi beautiful and green will also come to light soon will be started which will help in improving and modernizing the major and important roads and highways in different parts of the city.