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Plan made to clean Margalla Hills National Park

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Capital Development Authority (CDA) has planned to launch a comprehensive campaign for the cleanliness and conservation of Margalla Hills National Park in collaboration with civil society, schools and the people associated with environment to further beautify its natural environment. This National Park exhibits the green character of the capital city which makes it unique among different capitals of the world. While presiding over a meeting in this regard,…Read More

PARC, CDA to produce high quality honey from Margalla hills.

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STAFF REPORT ISB: Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC) and Capital Development Authority (CDA) have signed an MoU aiming at producing high quality honey from Margalla Hills. The MoU was signed by Secretary PARC, Muhammad Tariq and Member Administration CDA, Amer Ali Ahmed at CDA headquarters here. The MoU will facilitate production of branded honey from Margalla Hills and queens from apis mellifera colonies besides building capacity of Margalla community in beekeeping and…Read More

CDA plans to decontaminate Margalla waste dump site

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STAFF REPORT IBD: Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Tassaduq Hussain Jillani has sought the follow-up reports from Chairman CDA on dumping of solid waste in the foothills of Margalla. The Chief Justice gave these orders during the recent course of hearing of notice taken by him on media reports that regarded to dumping of solid waste of the city by CDA in the foothills of Margalla Later, the DG CDA submitted the report saying plan have been evolved for dumping the solid waste. The site…Read More

Nature lovers clean Margalla Hills trail

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STAFF REPORT IBD: More than 100 nature-loving students from different departments of the NUST have recently collected garbage from the Margalla Hills Trail-3. This exercise was part of the celebrations of the Mountain Eco-friendly Walk’ organised in connection with the 3rd Pakistan Mountain Festival, an annual advocacy and awareness raising festival by the DEVCOM-Pakistan to commemorate the International Mountain Day. The day is an opportunity to create awareness about the…Read More