Lahore: Chief Minister Punjab Shahbaz Sharif today inaugurated state-of-the-art parking area constructed by a Turkish company at Liberty Market, with a capacity of parking 700 vehicles. Representatives of the Turkish company, Member National Assembly Pervaiz Malik, Member Provincial Assembly Hafiz Mian Nauman, District Coordination Officer Lahore and a large number of people were present on the occasion.
Talking to media representatives, Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif said that Turkish company has constructed this state-of-the-art parking area in which latest machinery and cameras have been installed. He said, after the success of this model, it would be replicated all over Lahore and other cities of the province. He said, this project will result in safe and transparent parking facility for the traders of Liberty Market and buyers. Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif said that there is an excellent system of security here, due to which the citizens would get rid of the exploitative system of parking. He thanked the Turkish company for completing this splendid parking project through its own investment and said that such projects would also be operationalized in other areas of Lahore and cities of the province on BOT basis. He suggested that under this project playground for children should also be constructed along with toilets for which the district government must extend its all out assistance to the Turkish company. He said that parking committees have been formulated to streamline parking system and, under the chairmanship Member Provincial Assembly Hafiz Mian Nauman, these committees would take necessary steps for this purpose. Answering a question regarding investigation by FIA, Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif said that, under the leadership of Rehman Malik, FIA is the most unsuccessful institution of Zardari.
Earlier, Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif inaugurated Liberty parking area by unveiling the plaque and reviewed its system. On his way back, the Chief Minister paid the parking fee of his own vehicle.