Orange Line Metro Train: Govt sets deadline for completion of central station
LAHORE: The Punjab government has fixed March 15 as the deadline for completion of the multi-storey underground central station of the Lahore Orange Line Metro Train (OLMT) near General Post Office (GPO) on the Mall Road. After inspecting the pace and quality of development work at the central station site on Sunday, the OLMT Steering Committee Chairman and Punjab Chief Minister’s Advisor Khawaja Ahmad Hassaan said that the government has also renamed central station as ‘GPO Station’ which is rapidly being constructed on 22 kanals. All efforts are being made to complete this most critical station of the metro train project by March 15, he added. He told media that piling work for construction of underground along the GPO, Supreme Court Registry and Saint Andrew’s Church has also been successfully completed and soon it will be started at Mouj Derya Tomb for completing construction of 1.7-kilometer long underground track for the metro train.