CM Mahmood gives consent to revised design of Ring Road’s missing link

PESHAWAR: Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Mahmood Khan has consented to the revised design and PC-1 of the construction plan of missing link of Warsak Road to Nasir Bagh Ring Road.

He directed the quarters concerned to complete tendering process of the project at the earliest.

He also directed to complete all the necessary prerequisites for the ground breaking of the project by October. The purpose of the construction of the missing link of the Ring Road section was to help overcome traffic issues in the provincial capital.

He issued these directives while chairing a meeting regarding the missing link of Ring Road held here the other day in Chief Minister's House, Peshawar, said an official handout issued here on Sunday.

While briefing the meeting about  salient features of the revised PC 1 and design of the project, it was informed that the six lane  8.7 kilometers long road would be constructed at an estimated cost of Rs. 16489 million.

It was further informed that besides the 8.7 kilometers main road, construction of service roads, two flyovers, four bridges, one intersection and one underpass were also part of the project.

The meeting members gave their consent to the revised design and PC-1 of the project and quarters concerned were directed to get the said project's approved from Provincial Development Working Party.

The also asked to float tenders for the execution of the project to initiate work on the project without any delay. – APP