RAWALPINDI: The Punjab government has approved funds for the up-gradation of three weekly bazaars to model bazaars. The weekly bazaars functioning in 22 No Chungi, Choohar Pal and Committee Chowk would be upgraded to model bazaars. Funds of Rs 25 million would be released in the next week. Rawalpindi DCO Sajid Zafar said that the steel structure removed from Liaqat Bagh model bazaar will be used in the up-gradation of these weekly bazaars. Tenders have been issued for the construction of the bazaars and work in this regard will start from April 22. online
Revision of CNG supplyschedule demanded
ISLAMBAD: The new schedule announced by the government for the CNG stations has sparked utter despair among the government and private sector employees in the twin cities. The new schedule has only facilitated the wagon and taxi owners while the government employees and those working in private businesses stand deprived of this facility. During the timing of closure of the CNG supply, these employees are in their offices as the office timings starts from 800 hrs in the evening and the same situation is faced by them at the closing hours of their offices as they coincide with the closing hours of the CNG stations. This way they are not able to avail the facility of CNG. The employees have demanded that the existing schedule of the CNG stations should be revised in such a manner that these stations should remain open in the morning in the first three days of a week.
ISLAMABAD: While accepting the plea of the federal government the Supreme Court on Monday directed ...