Commissioner Rawalpindi Division Syed Gulzar Hussain Shah has said that Nullah Leh Expressway project would help control flash flooding during heavy rains in Rawalpindi city particularly in low-lying areas of the town.
He said that Nullah Leh Expressway project would be a game changer project for the development of the city.
The Commissioner who is also holding DG RDA charge commended NESPAK Private Company for its tireless work on the Nullah Lai Expressway project. Nullah Leh Expressway project would be completed at a cost of around Rs 100 billion, he added.
He directed the authorities that the project should be started as soon as possible and all-out efforts should be made for its completion within stipulated time frame.
The project would also help resolve traffic congestion problem on the city roads, he said, adding, with the completion of this project, the environment of the city would also improve.