LAHORE: The Lahore High Court on Monday directed the Parks and Horticulture Authority and other departments to utilise all resources to restore beauty of The Mall Road.
Justice Ali Akbar Qureshi was hearing a petition moved by local traders against oversized hoardings and encroachment on The Mall.
Earlier, counsel for the traders told the court that the authorities concerned had removed oversized hoardings on The Mall in compliance with the orders. He said the hoardings had marred the beauty of the road.
The court directed the PHA to utilise its all resources and restore historical beauty of The Mall and accelerate its plantation campaign. It further directed the Lahore Development Authority (LDA) and the Lahore Electric Supply Company (Lesco) to continue their actions against encroachments.
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