On the path of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, a four-member delegation is about to start out a three-day official tour to India on Sunday (right this moment) to go to Sabarmati Riverfront Growth Challenge (SRDP).
It is among the main developmental initiatives Indian premier Narendra Modi had achieved throughout his tenure as chief minister of Gujarat.
Indian riverfront mannequin ‘near Nawaz’s coronary heart’
The Pakistani delegation contains Lahore Commissioner Rashid Mehmood Langrial, Lahore Growth Authority Director-Normal Ahad Khan Cheema, LDA’s Strategic Coverage Unit chief Moazzam Sipra and Mustafa Kamal Chaudhry, a technical professional/advisor on city infrastructure initiatives.
“Because the LDA has initiated work associated to feasibility of the Ravi Riverfront City Growth Challenge (RRUDP) beneath technical help of a overseas consultancy agency, the core goal of the delegation is to check the SRDP and replicate it (if viable) in Lahore,” says an official of the Punjab authorities.
The official stated Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif had proven curiosity within the SRDP after he learnt about it and began pushing the officers to go to it on the earliest. The go to was earlier scheduled throughout the second week of Might this yr nevertheless it was postponed preserving in view the officers’ engagements in numerous different assignments.
“The PM throughout numerous briefings on the RRUDP held every so often at his residence at Jati Umrah (Raiwind) in Lahore requested the officers to go to India. At a really current assembly, he (PM) once more pushed the officers to go to India instantly and go to the SRDP in Ahmadabad and transient him on the undertaking in subsequent assembly,” the official stated.
In line with a senior official of the LDA, the delegation headed by the commissioner will enter India by means of Wagah Border and attain Amritsar to catch a flight for New Delhi.
“At Wagah-Attari border, officers of the Pakistan Excessive Fee will obtain the delegation at 10:30am on Sunday (right this moment). They are going to attain Amritsar to get a direct flight for Delhi, the place they may have an evening keep.” He stated that on July 21, the delegation would attain Ahmadabad the place the officers of Muncipal Company would give it a briefing on the SRDP. Later, the delegation would go to the SRDP and maintain conferences with the AMC officers. They’d return to Delhi on July 22 and return residence the subsequent day.
One other LDA official stated the overseas consulting agency had already submitted its pre-feasibility report on the deliberate RRUDP to the authorities. He stated for the reason that PM desired to launch the RRUDP’s phase-1 quickly and full it inside one yr, the federal authorities had agreed to fund 50laptop of the whole value of the phase-1 to the Punjab authorities.