Says no animal or vehicles will be allowed to park on the main road

LAHORE    -   Chief Traf­fic Officer (CTO) Lahore Muntazir Me­hdi on Tues­day visited the city cattle markets to review com­prehensive traffic arrange­ments for the convenience of the citizens.

Reviewing the arrange­ments, he said that no animals or vehicles would be allowed to park on the main road.

He said that the cattle markets had been set up at 14 different places across the city. At least four DSPs, 16 inspectors and 254 war­dens have been deployed to monitor the situation while seven fork lifters have been deployed to curb parking and encroachments. “The citizens will have no prob­lem in accessing the cattle markets.”

Markets are established at Shahpur Kaanjran, Pine Avenue Road Shano Baba, near Haveli Markaz oppo­site Nisar Haveli Sundar Road, NFC Society near Bahria Town, Raiwind Road Manga Mandi, Sagyan Road and Lakho Dair near Ring Road Mandi, LDA City near Kahna Kachha Road, Gaju­mata near Lahore Ring Road Office, N-Block Defence Phase-9 and Sabzi Mandi Nishtar Colony. The CTO La­hore has instructed the war­dens to keep a close eye on suspicious persons and un­claimed items. Smooth flow of traffic and protection of property of the citizens will also be ensured, he added.