TRIBUNE - Brick by brick, from Makli to Denso Hall
posted 40d ago
On February 28th, 2021, Heritage Foundation of Pakistan organized the event for the third forest plantation drive at the Denso Hall Rahguzar, a project that is being carried out in collaboration with D.C. South. The event was carried out in collaboration with Rotary Club Karachi – New Central and StarLinks. A mix of 150 trees and shrubs was generously provided by Rotary Club Karachi.
The plantation was done following the Miyawaki-style forest which consists of varying species of native plants to promote biodiversity and to create a dense green lung in the historic core of Karachi. Shahzad Qureshi of Urban Forest along with HF representative supervised the plantation activity. On the occasion District Governor of Rotary Club Karachi- New Central Dr. Farhan Essa joined as chief guest. The event was followed by the distribution of Certificate of Participation as well as refreshments.
posted 45d ago
DAWN News coverage on Heritage Foundation of Pakistan’s Denso Hall Rahguzar Project's February 28th, 2021 forest landscaping event.
posted 47d ago
On February 24th, 2021, one of the aquifer pits at Denso Hall Rahguzar was put to test. These aquifer pits have been added to the scheme to reduce the impact of rainwater. During the test conducted, the HF team was able to pour 400-gallons of available water into the aquifer pit with room left for more.
The K-Electric continued the installation of feeder pillars on Marriott Road. Additionally, the installation of the first PTCL City box was completed.
posted 50d ago
On February 22nd, 2021, K-Electric started the installation of feeder pillars at Marriott Road. Once KE’s work is done, the HF team can begin the plantation of forest no. 1 of the Denso Hall Rahguzar project as well as continue the pavement along the area.
Additionally, the KMC team continued the removal of the garbage along the Murad Khan Road. Once the area is cleaned HF can start laying the tiles for the proposed food court and vendors activity area.
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