Earlier in January, PW reported that Deputy Commissioner, Lahore – Sumair Ahmed Syed chaired a meeting at DC office in which he directed the Daewoo Bus Serice to shift its bus terminal from Kalma Chowk to Thokar Niaz Baig. In this regard, the GM of Daewoo Bus Service briefed Deputy Commissioner on the progress of the new terminal. In this meeting, DC Sumair Ahmed directed Daewoo administration to make sure the departure of 50pc Daewoo buses to Southern Punjab from its new terminal as soon as possible. Recent announcements and action from the company itself are in compliance with this strategy and the company’s new base of operations will be moved to a new location at Thokar Niaz Baig, Lahore. In this regard, the company’s official missive states:
Pakistan’s largest transport company, Daewoo Pakistan Express Bus Service Limited, wishes to inform its valued passengers and customers that it will be relocating its main terminal in Lahore from Kalima Chowk, Ferozepur Road to Thokar Niaz Beg, Multan Road with effect from Friday,31st March 2017. There shall be no bus arrivals or departures from Kalima Chowk terminal after 31st March 2017. The Kalima Chowk terminal will become a “Pick & Drop Point” with the facility of shuttle bus/van service for our valuable passengers. In addition, Daewoo Cargo and Daewoo Cab will continue to serve our much valued customers from Kalima Chowk.