Flyover project launched

KARACHI, Oct 7: Sindh Governor Dr Ishratul Ibad laid the foundation stone of another flyover in Liaquatabad at Dakkhana on Sunday.

He said that the flyover would be completed in six months with an estimated cost of Rs369million.

He said that Sharhah-i-Pakistan was an important corridor, which connected the city to Superhighway.

Besides 6,000 buses and minibuses, heavy traffic and private vehicles passed through this corridor so it was decided to make it signal-free to improve the flow of traffic, he added.

The administrator of the Karachi Metropolitan Corporation, Muhammad Hussain Syed, informed the governor that the three-lane and 460-meter-long flyover would be completed with a cost of Rs369.978 million.

He said that a flyover at the Water Pump intersection would cost Rs493m, the Aisha Manzil flyover cost Rs378.20m whereas a flyover at Teen Hatti would cost Rs266.65m.Source: http://dawn.com/2012/10/08/flyover-project-launched/