Prime Minister orders restructuring of LDA


LAHORE: Prime Minister Imran Khan Friday directed the Punjab government to restructure the Lahore Development Authority (LDA), reiterating his resolve of not tolerating corruption and mismanagement.

Chairing a meeting on LDA affairs, the prime minister, who is here on a day-long visit, directed the Punjab government to formulate laws to set the upper limit of the highrise buildings in the urban areas.

He said, “Corruption and mismanagement will not be tolerated.”

The prime minister also directed to ensure the preservation of trees and parks in the urban areas.

The meeting was attended by Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar, Provincial Minister Mian Mehmood-ur-Rasheed, chief secretary and senior officers.

Work for public welfare:


Prime Minister Imran Khan Friday advised the members of the Punjab cabinet to adopt public welfare as their mission because the people had voted the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf to government for serving the masses.

Co-chairing a meeting of the Punjab cabinet with Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar, the prime minister directed all the ministers to carry out raids at the hospitals in their respective constituencies to improve cleanliness and facilities to the patients.

During the meeting, the provincial ministers as well as the Inspector General of Punjab Police briefed the prime minister on education, health, legal reforms and the performance of police department.