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Mega projects: Rana reviews pace of construction work

The Punjab government had completed a number of mega development projects with the funds of billions rupees to develop the communication sources on modern lines for rapid and durable socio-economic development in the province.

This was stated by Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullha Khan while inspecting pace of construction work of mega projects of 25km dual carriage Canal Expressway which is completing at a cost of Rs 8 billion. The Canal Expressway would connect Faisalabad City from Motorway Sahianwala Interchange to Gatwala Canal road and the people would get the facility of signal free travel from Motorway to Faisalabad city. The law minister expressed his satisfaction over the quality and pace of construction work and said that the mega projects of Canal Expressway was a great gift of the CM Punjab for the people of Faisalabad and new era of social and economic progress in the region would usher with a new and developed Faisalabad. He said that Jhall Chowk Underpass/Flyover was also completing at a cost of Rs 2 billion which would help to ease the flow of traffic in the city. He informed that the planning had also been made to initiate some others mega projects of Flyovers and Underpasses in different intersections in Faisalabad city for providing comfortable facility of communications for easy flow of traffic.

He appreciated the efforts of DCO Noorul Amin for supervising the development projects for their timely completion for providing relief to the citizens without delay.

Talking to the media persons, Law Minister Rana Sanaullah Khan said the present government had launched various projects of energy producing and the country would get rid of problems of energy crisis by the end of 2017. DCO Noor Ul Amin Mengal briefed the Law Minister about the mega projects of Canal Expressway and Jhall Chowk Underpass/Flyover and said that these projects would be completed by March 2016, however, the arrangements had been made for passing the traffic on the partial ways at Jhall Chowk Underpass. He informed that the construction work of one side of Underpass at Gatwala on Expressway had been completed while the flyover near Sahianwala had already been completed on Canal Expressway. He said that another flyover on Canal Expressway at the point of Khurrianwala Chak Jhumra road would be completed within next 15 days.

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