538 billion relates to relocation of 25kilometer long stretch of KKH
In Abbottabad district, traffic blockage started from the entry point of Abbottabad city and KKH
remained closed for several hours on daily basis, the other busy route for tourist attraction which was frequently blocked for hours is Murree Road, where after passing Abbottabad city first picnic spot Harnoi comes.
There has been a sharp increase in the number of accidents on the KKH
during the last two weeks.
The legislators, while presenting a joint resolution moved by Agha Muhammad Ali Shah, Sarwar Shah and Raziuddin Rizvi, said that the Karakoram Highway has proven to be lethal for passengers because of acts of terrorism in the recent past and people are afraid of traveling on the KKH
that is currently undergoing an expansion is being made into an all weather modern highway with ability to handle trucks with 40 feet containers and on completion will cut down the journey from over 30 hours
Ambassador Zhou Gang talking about Pak-China economic cooperation said that Gawadar Port and the KKH
were once a dream but now they were a reality.
Contact point(s): KKH
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He further said it is a happy augury to note that the supplemental commercial contract for the KKH
Realignment Project has also been signed after mutual efforts by the two countries.
Subject of the tender is the conclusion of contracts for the provision of oxygen concentrators, DruckgasfE-lleinheiten for domestic use, and oxygen pressure gas bottles systems with the appropriate accessories for the insurable th KKH
including all services in connection therewith such.
(N-35) at Mansehra, another National Highway (N-15) takes off and regions KKH
at Chillas after traversing Balakot, Kaghan, Naran and Babusar Pass (230-Kilometer).
On the occasion PM Gilani also announced Rs 200 million for District Diamir, setting up of Engineering faculty at the KKH
University, that would be later upgraded to a separate engineering university.
He said that various developmental projects being undertaken by the Government such as up gradation of Raikot-Khunjrab section of KKH
, realignment of KKH
at Attabad Lake and construction of Diamer-Bhasha Dam etc, would create jobs and other opportunities for the people of the area.