“It looks as though the government is on a drive to demolish every building that reminds them of the times gone by.”
In the last couple of years, the city has been besieged with refugees from many countries. To offset the dramatic increase in rent and land rates, the government has started construction in earnest. But this is where the problem lies.
A lot many decrepit buildings and historical monuments have been demolished to pave way for skyscrapers meant for housing. Once a UNESCO World Heritage site, the city is slowly but surely losing it’s cultural past day by day.
Linking to NaBloPoMo (National Blog Post Month – August – My post no 8 for this month.