Islamabad: According to news stories from February 21, the Capital Development Authority (CDA) Board has decided to do remove the entry tickets for the federal city's public parks. According to the information, the administration has been obtaining admission fees at two important public parks namely Japanese Park and Lake View Park. Noorul Amin Mengal, the CDA Chairman, presided over a board meeting. At the conference, it was agreed to make all public parks free to enter. The CDA chairman announced that starting on Wednesday, admission will be free for everyone.
The board noted that all plots received offers above the reserve price and that the auction was conducted transparently. The board also decided that another auction for the commercial plots would be conducted soon. This auction the board decided this would be exclusively for overseas Pakistanis The previous auction of the plots showed a tremendous response from the public.
It is relevant to mention here that over the past few years, the CDA administration has taken several steps to provide the residents of the capital city with basic amenities of life. The construction of roads, parks, and public places has been taken into consideration.