Lahore to have Azadi Izhar Park
Lahore: Lahore District Council has decided to set up Azadi Izhar Park for holding public gatherings, demonstrations, and protests, according to a news source. This park is inspired by Londonís Hyde Park, and 10,000 acres of land have been acquired near Sagian Bridge for this project. Lahore City Assistant Commissioner Abdullah Khurram Niazi visited the parkís site yesterday. Talking to the media, Niazi said that the park will fall under the domain of Lahore Ring Road Authority, while Lahoreís Deputy Commissioner will be its supervisor. Azadi Izhar Park will have a parking area, a lounge, and an elevated stage. It is expected that the park will prevent the major areas of Lahore from being blockaded through protests and demonstrations.