Prime Minister Shahid Khaqqan Abbasi will introduce the Metro Bus Track venture on November 15, 2017, which will be finished at a cost of Rs. 19.70 billion.
Government Minister for Communications Hafiz Abdul Karim paid a point by point visit to under development Islamabad Metro Bus Project from Peshawar Morr to New Islamabad International Airport and encouraged that the pace of work on venture should be outfitted.
Government Secretary Communications Muhammad Siddique Memon, Chairman NHA Shahid Ashraf Tarar and senior officers of NHA and Ministry of Communications additionally went with. Itemized briefings were likewise given to Federal Minister amid the visit, said an official statement.
Hafiz Abdul Karim asked to use all assets to guarantee quality fruition of the Metro Bus Track. He expected that Prime Minister will initiate the venture on November 15, 2017. He will again visit the undertaking by end of the running month, he included.
Giving instructions Chairman NHA Mr. Shahid Ashraf Tarar stated, add up to length of the Metro Bus Track from Peshawar Morr to New Islamabad International Airport is 25.6 km and it is partitioned into four bundles. Length of first bundle from Peshawar Morr to Golra Morr is 8km, second Package upto G.T Road Interchange is 3.8 km. Moreover third Package is 8.3 km long upto M-1/M-2 exchange, while the last Package upto New Islamabad International Airport is 5.5km long. 08x stations and one trade will likewise be developed.
There was a short deferral because of downpours in long stretches of July and August. However development exercises by and by are in advance round the clock and will be finished by November 15, 2017. The task will be finished at cost of Rs. 19.70 billion.