High standard quality material being used in construction works of flyovers on Shahrah-e-Pakistan: Karachi Metropolitan Corporation Administrator

Karachi, July 06, 2013 (PPI-OT): KMC Administrator Syed Hashim Raza Zaidi has said that the material being used in construction works of flyovers on Shahrah-e-Pakistan was according to decided standard and engineering principles and in this connection project directors and consultant have submitted their reports. He said there would be no compromise on quality of material being used in construction works of flyovers and high standard quality material was being used in construction works of flyovers.

KMC was having keen interest in construction of these flyovers and efforts were being made to utilize all resources for completion of flyovers and open them for citizens so that citizens could be facilitated with the flyovers and traffic flow be improved as well. He said this while addressing a meeting in his office.

KMC Administrator said that city wardens along with traffic police would be deployed on Shahrah-e-Pakistan for controlling traffic in Ramadan so that citizens would be able to get their homes before Aftar.

KMC Administrator Syed Hashim Raza Zaidi said that KMC realize the inconvenience which was being faced by citizens due to construction works of flyovers therefore efforts were being made to complete these flyovers as soon as possible.

On this occasion it was informed in a briefing that it was being considered that traffic flow around the projects should not be affected and citizens through implementation on traffic diversion plan could be prevented from difficulties.

KMC Administrator said that traffic jam problems were noticed on four intersections on Shahrah-e-Pakistan in past therefore it was necessary to enhance traffic flow on this road. Completion of Corridor-V would facilitate traffic going towards Martin Road, Liaquatabad, Lasbella, PIB Colony, Nazimabad, Azizabad, Ancholi, Karimabad and Superhighway whereas work for implementation on improvement plan for better traffic flow beneath flyovers was also underway.

For more information, contact:
Administrator Secretariat
Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC)
City District Government Complex, 1st Floor, Civic Centre,
Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Karachi
Tel: +9221 9923 2400 -01
Fax: +9221 9923 2406
Email: administrator@karachicity.gov.pk