Sharjah creating Hanging Gardens, reserve in Kalba
Eudore R. Chand
SHARJAH, 24 October 2022: H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, inspected, on Thursday, the progress of work in the ‘Hanging Gardens’ project in the city of Kalba.
His Highness was briefed on the plans for the remaining stages, which extends over an area of one and a half million square feet.
His Highness was also briefed on the plans for the expansion and development of Al Hefaiyah Mountain Conservation Centre, which includes the establishment of a special area for the endangered Arabian tahr animal, in addition to the implementation of a cafeteria and a visitor area that enables everyone to watch and enjoy the scenery and animals in the area.
The event witnessed the presence of Hana Saif Abdullah Al Suwaidi, Chairperson of Environment and Protected Areas Authority, Engineer Ali Saeed bin Shaheen Al Suwaidi, Chairman of Department of Public Works, Engineer Salah bin Butti Al Muhairi, Chairman of the Initiatives Implementation Authority, and a number of officials, said Wam.