Mahmood for mega residential projects in Province

Staff Reporter

Punjab Housing and Urban Development Minister Mian Mahmood-ur-Rasheed has directed all land development authorities to launch mega residential projects in the province on the pattern of Naya Pakistan Apartments initiated by LDA in Lahore.

The Minister issued the directions while chairing a high-level meeting attended by Secretary Housing Zafar Nasrullah, Secretary Housing (south) Liaqat Chattha, DG LDA Aziz Tarar, General Secretary Housing Task Force Atif Ayub, Vice Chairman WASA Lahore Sheikh Imtiaz Mahboob and senior officials of Faisalabad, Multan, Rawalpindi and Gujranwala development authorities.

DG LDA Aziz Tarar briefed the participants of the meeting of LDA apartment’s model being pursued in Lahore.

Mian Mahmood-ur-Rasheed said that the Chief Minister Usman Buzdar is supervising LDA apartments project personally.

All development authorities should work on their residential projects and submit the doable schemes at the earliest for getting approval of the cabinet.

However, LDA would extend all-out technical support to other development authorities, he added. All the development authorities should identify the land in their areas and submit details with regard to technical matters to this department, concluded the Minister.