Markets like Anarkali Bazaar, Liberty Market and Icchra
Bazaar are hub of shopping now a days and rush of people is being observed in these markets.
Other polling stations include City District Govt boys High School GT road Near Ferozewala Kachehri Shahdra, Govt Boys High school Qial Lakshman sing, Benazir Bhutto Shaheed Girls High School Siddique pura Badami Bagh, Govt Islamia High School Sheranwala gate, City District Govt boys middle school, Naulakha park near police station Misri Shah, Govt High school Goray Shah, Govt High School for boys Baghbanpura, Govt Iqbal High School Gari-Shahu, Govt Muslim High School Sadar Bazar Lahore Cantt, Govt High School Walton Lahore, Govt Elementary school Kot Lakhpat Chungi Amer Saddu, Govt High School Green Town Lahore, Govt Army memorial High school Model Town Lahore and Govt ND High School Icchra
The encroachments at Shah Alam Market, Rang Mahal, McLeod, Beadon and Cooper Roads, Icchra
Main Bazaar, Moon Market, Yateem Khana Multan Road, Urdu Bazaar, Chungi Amar Sadhu Main Bazaar and other markets were adding miseries to visitors besides creating traffic problems.
Tea stalls and hotels in areas like Gawalmandi, Daroghawala, Shadbagh, Bhati Gate, Icchra
and Samanabad were crowded with people, who were openly betting on their favourite teams.
City's markets including Liberty market, Anarkali, Raja market, Icchra
, Sadar main bazaar, moon market, Yateem Khana, Township bazaar, PIA Road and DHA were became shopping hubs for families.
According to a survey conducted by Pakistan Today, among the most affected areas where the locals are suffering owing to the negligence of the LWMC are parts of Gulberg, Makkah Colony, Icchra
, Lohari, Bhaati and other densely populated parts such as Kacha Lawrence road, Guru Mangat Road, Sanda, Gulshane Ravi, Band Road, Township and Rehmanpura.
A team closed Lahore Broast's Icchra
Branch for violating the rules of the PFA and Maula Bakhsh Pan Shop for selling gutka.
Meanwhile, the roof of a house collapsed in Icchra
as Yousaf and his wife Naila came under the debris.
Khalid Anwar, a tailor at Icchra
Market while sharing his views said 45 to 50 customers daily visited his shop.
Cycle shop gutted: Separately, valuables worth thousand of rupees turned into ashes when fire erupted in a cycle shop located in the Icchra
The operation has been carried out all over Lahore Region, particularly Chungi Amar sidhu, Green Town, Kot Lakhpat, Township, Wapda town, Johar Town, Allama Iqbal Town, Gulberg, Icchra
, Sanda, Garhi Shahu, Walled City and other areas of Lahore.
According to the details received by this scribe, six mauzas in Lahore, namely Bela Basti Ram, Shahdra, Qila Gujjar Singh, Icchra
, Baghbanpura and Lahore Khas, havea total area of 66,718 kanals and 18 marlas whereas the total welfare land in all six mauzas is 14,319 kanals and 5 marlas.