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Gatwala Commercial Hub , Faisalabad is Punjab’s biggest and Pakistan’s second largest mixed use, real estate project. It has a covered area of over 3.1 million sq. ft.

This mega project, designed and developed by Shah Nawaz Associates, is located, at the junction of Canal Expressway and Lahore Sheikhupura Road. The road in front of the GCH project, has an average traffic count of 30 vehicles per minute. become, the city’s next mega center for trade, commerce, industries as well as residential projects.

 

Gatwala Commercial Hub

Islamabad and Rawalpindi Metro Bus Routes

Until recent times, public transport in Islamabad was generally in shambles and required urgent intervention of the government. Therefore, based on research and various studies conducted by the Punjab government and the Capital Development Authority (CDA), the provincial and federal governments joined forces in the early 2010s to launch a metro bus project. The goal was to connect Islamabad and Rawalpindi, and to relieve traffic congestion on the corridor. In 2014, the Prime Minister of Pakistan and the Chief Minister of Punjab co-chaired a meeting in which the federal and Punjab governments approved the project on a 50:50 sharing basis. Since the Punjab government had completed a metro...

Fasting in Ramzan: A Guide to Healthy Meals and Fitness

With the holy month of Ramzan just around the corner, people are raving with excitement to celebrate this month to their utmost and collect as many blessings as they can. Aside from being the time to make oneself spiritually better, Ramzan is also a great time for you to incorporate healthy eating habits in your diet plan and enhance your physical fitness. While fasting in Ramzan has a lot of health-related benefits itself, if coupled with eating healthy and nutritious meals, it can be even more beneficial. Graana.com, Pakistan’s smartest property portal, brings you – Fasting in Ramzan: A Guide to Healthy Meals and Fitness. This guide will help...

How to Reach Malam Jabba in Swat Valley

Malam Jabba’s extravagant scenery and beauty is the reason why it makes it into the top places to visit in Swat valley. This is lush grass laden area with a ski resort that’s the only ski resort in Pakistan. However, to witness this mesmerizing sight of nature, you need to plan your trip to reach this beautiful hill station. Let’s take a look at this detailed guide by Graana.com, Pakistan’s smartest property portal, on how to reach Malam Jabba in swat valley.   Source: Pinterest   How to reach Malam Jabba in Swat Valley | The Switzerland of Pakistan Malam Jabba is a great option for foreign tourists and international travellers who want to enjoy...

Forts in Pakistan You Need to Visit

Pakistan is full of rich history, heritage, and culture. Numerous dynasties in different eras have lived here and have left their mark. The like of Sher Shah Suri, the Mughals, and Nawab Muhammad Wali Khan Laghari erected significant buildings in Pakistan like mosques, forts, historical sites etc. that stand to this day and are popular tourist attractions. Graana.com, Pakistan’s first online real estate marketplace, has therefore compiled a list of majestic historical forts that should be on your bucket list.   Quick Facts of Forts in Pakistan   Location of Forts in Pakistan   Fort Built By Located In Estimated Completion Rohtas Fort Sher Shah Suri Jhelum 16th century Red Fort Sultan Muzaffar Khan Azad Kashmir 1646 Baltit Fort Unknown Gilgit Baltistan Unknown Bala Hisar Fort Unknown KPK Unknown Derawar Fort Rajputs Punjab Unknown Lahore Fort Emperor Akbar Punjab 1605 Ranikot Fort Nawab...

Ramzan calendar 2022 | Iftar and Sehri Time Table in Pakistan

Ramadan, the holy month of blessing, is starting from 2nd April 2022 all across Pakistan. It is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar that begins after the month of Shaban. Ramadan holds unique importance for Muslims as it is a month of reflection, spirituality, and community.    Ramadan Kareem (Source: Pinterest)   Graana.com, Pakistan’s smartest property portal, has listed the Ramadan Calendar 2022 for Major Cities of Pakistan, all  Sehri and Iftar timings which you can follow accordingly as Ramadan timings vary with each area. It is important to note that timings can also change according to sects.  Ramzan Calendar of Pakistan in 2022 Islamabad/Rawalpindi Ramzan Calendar Karachi Ramzan Calendar Lahore Ramzan Calendar Faisalabad Ramzan...

List of Different Types of Walls for Houses

Walls are the foundation of any home, serving not just as a means of demarcating your home’s boundaries but also adding pivotal structure to it. Without sturdy walls, buildings would lose their core strength, becoming prone to deterioration. To ensure homes maintain their strength, a mix of various types of walls for houses are used. If you’re in the construction market or if you’re planning to build your own house, knowing some of the types of walls in houses is essential. Graana.com, Pakistan’s smartest property portal, features a list of the different types of walls for houses.   Types of Walls for Houses based on Function For construction purposes, walls are...

Sehri and Iftar Time in Islamabad | Ramadan 2022 Calendar

Each passing day brings us closer to the holy month of Ramadan, along with the growing anticipation of welcoming it with enthusiasm and joy.  Ramadan is a sacred month of the Islamic calendar, which is the month of fasting for practising Muslims. It comes with numerous blessings and holds importance for some of the most important events in Islam, such as the revelation of the Holy Quran.    Source: Pinterest   Each day in the month from Seher (Dawn) to Iftar (Maghrib), Muslims restrain from eating and drinking. The Sehri time and Iftar time differ as per city, proportional to the rising of the sun, and the same goes for Iftar (related to...

Legislative changes mandatory before allowing RCB to regulate ‘H’ sectors: CDA

ISLAMABAD: The Capital Development Authority (CDA) has notified the federal government that necessary legislative changes were required before allowing the Rawalpindi Cantonment Board (RCB) to regulate ‘H’ series sectors of Islamabad. According to media reports, the issue of overlapping boundaries among civic agencies is still undecided. Sources privy to the matter said that last week a meeting was held at the Cabinet Division, wherein officials of the CDA law wing said that without the required legislative changes, the RCB could not take control of CDA’s sectors. It was pondered that the RCB wanted to take control of the three sectors only to impose its regulations, provide municipal services and...

Environmental Issues in Pakistan

The quality of the environment is a foundation for any country’s long-term development. The country’s economy is improving with the passage of time, but environmental issues in Pakistan must be addressed. The standard of living and the quality of life still need a lot of improvement. Water pollution, soil erosion, land degradation, water scarcity, global warming, air pollution, and natural disasters are just a few of the climatic and environmental concerns that Pakistan faces. To improve the quality of life in Pakistan, policies, and activities must ensure that the developments taking place do not jeopardize the country’s resources and environment. Pakistan’s natural resources and ecosystems are becoming heavily...

Complete List of CDA Approved Housing Societies

When the time to invest your hard-earned money comes, running a background check on the viable options to make an informed choice is the right way to go. Development authorities across the country have become active under the supervision of the Supreme Court’s direct order to deconstruct any illegal real estate developments. This has led to a wave of chaos in people who had invested in those projects, but unfortunately, no assistance is provided by the law in this regard. Because of this, it is crucial to run a thorough check on the housing society, apartment or any real estate project you are eyeing to invest in. To ease the...