Gulab Devi Underpass Lahore named after Abdul Sattar Edhi at inauguration
Lahore: Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar inaugurated the Gulab Devi Underpass and announced naming it after Abdul Sattar Edhi.
The full height three-lane underpass would ease the movement of 132,000. Speaking at the inauguration, the CM said that the facility would benefit the patients of Gulab Devi, Children, Social Security and General Hospital patients while accommodating the hundreds and thousands of citizens in their daily movement. Federal Minister and PTI Punjab President Shafqat Mahmood, Provincial Ministers Murad Raas, Mian Aslam Iqbal, Asad Khokhar, Ejaz Alam, parliamentarians, PTI leaders, Special Assistant to Chief Minister Hasaan Khawar, IG Police, Commissioner and DC Lahore, secretary information and others were also present.
Talking to the media, the CM said the Gulberg to Jail Road (Siddique Trade Center) flyover had also been named after poet Munir Niazi. The Abdul Sattar Edhi Underpass has been completed two months before the deadline for which LDA DG and governing body members deserve accolades, he added and pointed out that the ceremony had been held in the underpass to save public money.