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. 
  • Type of Road: 06 Lane Access Controlled Motorway
  • Start Point: Multan
  • End Point: Sukkar

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
Province Punjab and Sindh
Estimated Cost (US $ Million) 2,980
Executing Company / Sponsors M/s China State Construction Engineering Corporation
Financing Government Concessional Loan(GCL)
Supervising Agency Ministry of Communications, Government of Pakistan
Project Progress Update
  • Construction works commenced in August, 2016
  • Contractor mobilized
  • Multan-Shujabad section inaugurated by Prime Minister on May 2018
  • Completion planned in August 2019

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