ISLAMABAD, May 10 (APP): Federal Minister for Railways, Saad Rafique Tuesday informed Senate that the policy for establishing green belts along railways tracks through district government/TMAs had been framed and circulated to all the Railway divisions.
He said that the project was aimed at developing landscaping along tracks in order to prevent open defecation and squatting.
The minister said that in this context a pilot project had been conceived for implementation on Shahdara – Raiwind section in collaboration with Lahore Development Authority, Lahore Waste Management Company (LWMC) and Parks and Horticulture Authority (PHA) Punjab.