LAHORE: The Lahore Chamber of Commerce & Industry has urged the Punjab government in general and traffic department in particular to evolve a dynamic traffic management plan to turn aside sever traffic problems for the business community during the ongoing cricket event.
In a statement issued here, the LCCI President Abdul Basit, Senior Vice President Amjad Ali Jawa and Vice President Muhammad Nasir Hameed Khan said that recent traffic chaos affected the trade and economic activities hard as it suspended the movement of trading goods, raw materials and of the buyers which caused huge loss to the business community.
The LCCI office-bearers said that though such events are essential to give a good message to the outer world but it must be ensured that these are not harmful for the trade and economic activities. They said that traffic issues can be handled easily through good management plan.
“It is good sign that more international events are coming in Pakistan. Punjab Government and Traffic Department should evolve traffic management plan well before the time to ensure flow of traffic and to avoid disaster-like situation.