acquire land for LEH expressway
Project’s groundbreaking fixed for December end
Expressway to start from Kattarian Bridge instead of Kashmir Highway as earlier planned
RAWALPINDI: The Punjab government has forwarded the PC-I to acquire land for the Leh Expressway and Flood Channel project worth Rs25 billion to the Central Development Working Party (CDWP) for final approval.
The Punjab Planning and Development Board has already approved the project and work on land acquisition will start after the PC-I gets clearance from the CDWP.
A senior official of the Rawalpindi Development Authority (RDA) told News that PC-I for construction of the expressway and its detailed design would be completed by Oct 22 after which it would be sent to the Planning and Development Board for approval.