Federal Minister for Communications Hafiz Abdul Karim on Wednesday said that under construction Islamabad Metro Bus Project from Peshawar Morr to New Islamabad International Airport would be inaugurated on November 15, 2017.
He stated this during his visit to under construction project.
Federal Secretary Communications Muhammad Siddique Memon, Chairman NHA Shahid Ashraf Tarar and senior officers of NHA & Ministry of Communications also accompanied. Detailed briefings were also given to Federal Minister during the visit.
Speaking on the occasion, Federal Minister for Communications Hafiz Abdul Karim said pace of work on Islamabad Metro Bus Project need to be geared up. He urged to utilize all resources to ensure quality completion of the Metro Bus Track. He expected that Prime Minister will inaugurate the project on November 15, 2017. He will again visit the project by end of the running month, he added.
Giving briefing Chairman NHA Mr. Shahid Ashraf Tarar said, total length of the Metro Bus Track from Peshawar Morr to New Islamabad International Airport is 25.6 km and it is divided into four packages. Length of 1st package from Peshawar Morr to Golra Morr is 8km, 2nd Package upto G.T Road Interchange is 3.8 km.