Karachi Beach Park The park, constructed under the special supervision of Sindh Governor Dr Ishratul Ibad Khan, is part of the under-construction grand recreation project.
The project envisages the rehabilitation and renovation of the historic Kothari Parade and Bagh Ibn-i-Qasim on an area of 80 acres. After the completion both these projects will be linked with the Beach Park.
During a visit to the city four months back, the Sindh governor while taking notice of the encroachments and in sanitary conditions, had announced to bring this coastal area under recreational use for the citizens of Pakistan and foreign tourists.
worked started on july 25th 2005. cost : abt 46 karors Rs (yep with 7 zeros) The development work of the Clifton beach as a recreational place was started 80 years back by Jehangir Kothari, who constructed the Jehangir Kothari Parade at a cost of Rs0.3 million at the site of his bungalow and presented it to the citizens of Karachi as a gift.
hmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm...... aik masla hai are we talking abt KARACHI ?? our Pak city Karachi an over populated / over polluted city ?? we r not only talking abt DHA i guess.. Karachi also includes Lyari / LyaqatAbad / Bihar Colonny.. etc etc..
with water supply limited to few hrs per day supplied water is not even drinkable with longgggg longg load shading hours,, spec during summer nights.
They want to attract more tourists ????? someone go and tell them that tourists ki first priority SECURITY hoti hai..
welll... all that is happenning RIGHT AT THE MOMENT, while YOU and ME are appreciating the beautiful beach park's lights, greenry and fountains