CPEC three projects for Gilgit-Baltistan approved


KARACHI Sept 25 (TNS):  The meeting of CPEC joint working group on infrastructure held in Karachi has approved three projects for Gilgit-Baltistan.

Federal Secretary Communication Saddique Memon and High official of Chinese Communication Ministry represented their respective countries.

The projects approved include: Gilgit Shandur-Chitral-Chakdara expressway road project costing 22 billion rupees and repairing of KKH from Raikot Diamer to Dasu in Kohistan will be made at a cost of nine billion rupees.

The meeting also decided to complete Thakot to Havelian ongoing bypass road project by April next year.