LAHORE - Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has ordered to make foolproof security arrangements for the maintenance of law and order on the occasion of Eidul Azha throughout the province including Lahore and directed the police officials to make best security arrangements for this purpose.

The CM directed senior police officials that foolproof security arrangements should be made during first and remaining days of Eid ul Azha. He directed that the number of police officials be increased for the security of Eid congregations and entry be only allowed in the gathering of Nimaz-e-Eid after thorough checking.

He directed concerned police officials that checking should be ensured through walk-gates and metal detectors for strict security of Eid congregations whereas special attention should also be paid to the security of sensitive places.

Also, Shahbaz Sharif Friday inaugurated state-of-the-art parking area constructed by a Turkish company at Liberty Market, with a capacity of parking 700 vehicles. Representatives of the Turkish company, Member National Assembly Pervaiz Malik, Member Provincial Assembly Hafiz Mian Nauman, District Coordination Officer Lahore and a large number of people were present on the occasion.

Talking to media representatives, Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif said that Turkish company has constructed this state-of-the-art parking area in which latest machinery and cameras have been installed. He said, after the success of this model, it would be replicated all over Lahore and other cities of the province.