Tag Archives: Plaza

Plaza fire haunts high rises

Fire in commercial plaza extinguished, CM takes notice A fire erupted in a multi storey commercial plaza near Kalma Chowk on Tuesday morning was successfully doused by the fire fighting teams. No


A multi storey commercial plaza was engulfed in flames on Sunday morning. The fire erupted in a quilt factory situated inside the premises.The Fire Brigade managed to put out the fire after


After a year of inaction against plazas for violating building bylaws, Lahore Development Authority (LDA) on Friday woke from its slumber to raise political controversy by sealing Alfatah Store on the charge

Bring Tahir Plaza attackers to justice, say men in black

KARACHI – The lawyers’ fraternity of the city observed a black day on Saturday to condemn the attack on City Courts, Tahir Plaza and Malir Courts on April 9, 2008 in which lawyers’ offices were set on fire.
Ten people including two lawyers – Altaf Abbasi and Sheryar Sheri – and their clients were killed in the Tahir Plaza arson and attack and 14 more people died in the ensuing violence. On the call of the Karachi Bar Association (KBA), lawyers boycotted court proceedings wearing

Park and Ride Plaza shop auction gets lukewarm response

LAHORE – The controversy-ridden Park and Ride Plaza suffered a huge financial setback when its auction of shops received a lukewarm response from the public
on Wednesday. An LDA official told Pakistan Today that the ongoing trial in the Lahore High Court against the construction of the plaza on a piece of land allocated to a park had thrown a spanner in the works of the plaza. He said out of 26 ground floor shops put on open auction, only 11 could be sold and the auction of the

LDA dispels reports about stay order against Liberty Plaza

LAHORE – The Lahore Development Authority (LDA) on Sunday dispelled reports about stay order against the construction of Liberty Park and Ride Plaza. LDA Legal Advisor Waqar A Sheikh said that no stay order has been granted by any court against construction of the plaza.
He said that all arrangements have been finalised and auction of shops will be held on Wednesday, April 6, according to the revised schedule in wake of public interest in the cricket World Cup matches. Sheikh