Western route of CPEC to be completed by June next year


ISLAMABAD, Jun 20 (INP): National Assembly Standing Committee on Communications was informed on Tuesday that western route of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) will be completed by June next year.

The meeting of the committee was held in Islamabad under the chairmanship of Muhammad Muzamil Qureshi.

The committee was informed that western route of CPEC has been divided into five zones and the work has been started on all five zones and contractors are working on the sites.

The meeting directed that Motorway Police will be equipped to meet the needs of CPEC.

The committee was briefed that more than 10,000 human resource is needed to meet the requirements of all newly built highways, motorways and CPEC.

It was also directed that creation of the required posts and appointment against vacancies on merit should be completed by December this year.