Peshawar-Karachi Motorway (Multan-Sukkur Section)

Project Peshawar-Karachi Motorway (Multan-Sukkur Section)
Project Description

Length: 392km

Project Name:Peshawar – Karachi Motorway

Project Title (Section): Multan – Sukkur: 392 KM

  • Karachi – Peshawar Motorway envisages construction / development of 6-Lane access controlled Motorway having total length of 1,100 Km. The proposed Motorway shall be a tolled facility. It shall originate from Karachi through Motorway M-9 (136 Km) up to Hyderabad. From Hyderabad onwards, the proposed alignment shall follow a virgin alignment for 345 Km upto Sukkur. The Sukkur Multan section, 392 Km essentially follows the Left Bank of River Indus. The Motorway From Multan to Khanewal and Abdul-Hakeem is designated as M-4 (101 Km).

Responsibility:

  • Proposing Agency: Ministry of Communications
  • Implementing Agency: National Highway Authority
  • Supervising Agency: Ministry of Communications, Government of Pakistan
Location Province of Punjab and Sindh
Estimated Cost (US $ Million) 2,846
Project Progress Update
  • Contractor mobilized.
  • Construction works commenced in August, 2016.
  • 129 km Multan- Tranda M. Panah (Bahawalpur) section to be completed by April,2018.
  • 125 km Sukkur- Sadiqabad section to be completed by April, 2018.
  • 04 out of 07 sections to be completed by April, 2018.