LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has approved regularisation of employees of the Walled City of Lahore Authority (WCLA). According to official sources, this approval will encourage the staff to work with renewed commitment and zeal and the sense of insecurity will also come to an end now. The chief minister also disclosed that a decision has been made to expand scope of the WCLA to other cities of the province and necessary steps are being taken in this regard. He said that the step will help restore historic buildings in different districts to their original shape and grandeur. “This will add to the overall beauty of the city besides promotion of tourism.” The CM added that the provincial metropolis and other cities are of historic importance and will be helpful in promotion of tourism as the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government is working to develop tourism sector on modern lines.
Published in The Express Tribune, August 24th, 2019.