GOVT ACCORDS APPROVAL FOR RECONSTRUCTION OF RAIKOT-THAKOT SECTION OF KKH UNDER CPEC

The federal government has approved reconstruction of Raikot-Thakot section of the Karakoram Highway under China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).

Official sources told Radio Pakistan Peshawar correspondent that two hundred and eighty kilometer long road will be completed at a cost of more than eight billion rupees within three years.

Upon completion, it will boost trade and economic activities in Hazara division and Gilgit-Baltistan.

Source: Radio Pakistan