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Construction of PWD underpass

Islamabad: October 13, 2020: Capital Development Authority is rapidly moving ahead with construction of PWD underpass. The construction machinery which was moved to the construction site a few days back is busy with excavation work with full pace. Up till now eighty percent excavation work on eastern loop has been completed while excavation work on western loop also is in full swing resulting in completion of around twenty percent work. Along with round the clock excavation work, the Authority is in contact with service providers including IESCO, SNGPL etc for shifting of their installations at the earliest so that construction work gets further pace. Capital Development Authority following directions of Chairman CDA is monitoring the progress on the project constantly to ensure its early completion. Construction of PWD underpass is part of comprehensive strategy of the incumbent CDA Administration to uplift infrastructure and to develop long neglected residential sectors in Islamabad.

Islamabad Expressway is among most important arteries of Islamabad with massive traffic load of urban, inter city and inter provincial traffic. In order to cater increasing traffic burden and facilitate population in the adjoining areas work on PWD underpass has been started. Construction of underpass at PWD is being constructed as part of comprehensive Islamabad Expressway Signal Free Corridor project.