ISLAMABAD: During the next phase of the beautification and the landscaping of the capital, work would be started from Faizabad to Rawat and on other major avenues to make the city more, beautiful, attractive and eye- catching.
Capital Development Authority (CDA) would utilize all available resources and expertise in making Islamabad more beautiful and attractive. It is committed to provide improved healthy and clean environment by planting more trees and flowers, said Member Environment, Syed Mustafain Kazmi.
The work in this regard is in full swing at Golra Toll Plaza and different selected sites along the Kashmir Highway and on Islamabad Expressway between Zero Point & I-8 signal, he said.
Syed Mustafain Kazmi said that in the first phase selected sites at Golra Mor Toll Plaza and along Kashmir Highway would bebeautified by planting ever green and flowering plants, landscaping where multi-colour flowers and different species of the flowering trees will be planted, to make Islamabad more attractive.
In addition to the flowers different varieties of shady and fruit
trees will also be planted at selected sites, said Kazmi.
Flower beds are being prepared at slopes and grass would be planted
at slopes along the Kashmir Highway. During the visit at various sites, Chairman CDA had desired the Environment Wing to carry out landscaping in different patterns at the old dumping site in H-10 opposite sector G-10 inter section, he informed.
Member Environment further informed APP that work has also been
initiated on four sites between zero point and I-8 signal where four different patterns of landscaping are being developed. Similarly, trees
are being planted at Islamabad Highway at missing places and one hundred Kachnaar trees, having pink flowers, would also be planted at the sites
from where trees have been cut down, he said.
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