Penang Island City Council (MBPP) Secretary Datuk Addnan Mohd Razali said the lands must be acquired so that they can widen Mount Erskine Road and build an underpass
to link to Burmah Road.
This latest step follows the Punjab government renaming the Waris Mir Underpass
- named after the late journalist, academic and intellectual Prof Waris Mir, who was also Hamid Mir's father - as the Kashmir Underpass
Significantly, no one in the Punjab government or the Lahore Metropolitan Corporation owns up to the decision to rename the underpass
MMDA EDSA Special Traffic and Transport Zone head Edison 'Bong' Nebrija urged those with dashcams who went through the underpass
earlier in the day to bring a copy of their video to the Mandaluyong police.
The wife and three children of a Nohar based Public Health Engineering Department (PHED) official were travelling, along with their driver, to Alwar when they got stuck midway at the underpass
He said that the Sindh government will have no objections if the federal government completely covers the tunnel and builds an underpass
stretching till Tibet Centre by further extending the Numaish Chowrangi underpass
Prior to Moreno's arrival, city hall personnel had already started dismantling the stalls along the underpass
The two-lane underpass
now offers increased road capacity going to the southern part of the city.
Communities could now get use of new CCTV cameras in their areas sooner rather than expected after a row erupted over them first being installed in underpasses
The pedestrians bridges will be constructed in Chaklala, Shah Khalid Colony and Gulzar-e-Qaid while underpass
will be built in front of Benazir Bhutto hospital.
The reconstruction partially impacted the tram stops too, the TASR newswire reported."For the first time in history the underpass
will be barrier-free," said Bratislava Mayor Ivo Nesrovnal, as quoted by TASR.