Islamabad : PM said that work on different sections of Peshawar-Karachi motorway will be completed by 2017.
A top class meeting with Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif in the chair reviewed rate of work on projects under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor in Islamabad today. He also said that work on different sections of Peshawar-Karachi motorway will be completed by 2017.
Work on Gwadar international airport will be completed in shortest possible time, PM Nawaz Sharif added.
Furthermore, he added that power projects under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor would be kept on fast track.
Talking about the railways, He announced to upgrade railway stations from Peshawar to Karachi and provide maximum services to the travelers.
In the last week of next month, PM Nawaz Sharif will inaugurate Attabad Tunnel.
The China–Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is a development megaproject which aims to connect Gwadar Port in southwestern Pakistan to China’s northwestern autonomous region of Xinjiang, via a network of highways, railways and pipelines to transport oil and gas. The economic corridor is considered central to China–Pakistan relations and will run about 3,000 km from Gwadar to Kashgar.