CM Buzdar approves three new parks to combat air pollution in Punjab.

LAHORE -- Chief Minister (CM) Punjab Usman Buzdar has approved construction of three new parks, to combat air pollution, in the province.

According to media reports, the Special Assistant to the CM on Information Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan announced these glad tidings in a tweet on Friday.


Awan said the decision was taken to overcome air pollution in the province.

One of the parks will span across 13,700 acres at the Kalar Kahar Salt Range while two recreational parks will be built at Kheri Murat and Pabbi Rasool spreading across 8,749 acres and 38,874 acres respectively.

Awan said that the move will not only provide safe havens for wildlife but also promote tourism in the province.

Meanwhile, Lahore became the city with the...

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