ISLAMABAD: After a gap of 10 years, the blocked part of Khayaban-i-Suharwardi close to Aabpara may be reopened on Monday.

at the directive of splendid court, the road changed into opened in November final year however inside multiple days closed again for rehabilitation and upgradation.

“the street is being reopened on Monday after of completion of the rehabilitation and upgradation work,” stated CDA spokesperson Syed Safdar Ali.


He said commencing of the street would ease site visitors flow on Kashmir motorway and adjacent roads, particularly at the traffic sign of 7the street and Kashmir highway.

Commuters had been facing problems due to closure of the road and its reopening will help clean flow of site visitors rising from 0 point, main closer to Aabpara and 7th avenue and from Aabpara to zero factor.

final month, the apex court docket had given a spy enterprise 4 weeks to clean the blocked part of the road in front of its homes. The portion of the street was closed because of security motives after the Marriott inn bombing in 2008.

Khayaban-i-Suharwardi is one of the oldest roads within the capital metropolis and became built in the Nineteen Sixties.

maximum VVIPs used this road earlier than the development of Jinnah street and the expansion of Kashmir motorway. Public provider vehicles among Rawalpindi and Islamabad also used the street.

CDA officers stated one lane of the street become surpassed over to the civic company via the undercover agent enterprise.

The CDA constructed any other lane to make it a double road.

The seventh avenue intersection faces visitors congestions at some point of top hours as CDA has so far failed to release paintings on a grade separation facility undertaking which it deliberate in 2008.

The proposed interchange might be built on the road near Aabpara where it connects with Khayaban-i-Suharwardi and Kashmir highway to conquer lengthy queues of automobiles at the sign.

The officials stated the modern management of the civic company and high Minister’s Adviser on CDA Affairs Ali Nawaz Awan wanted to get the work began in the approaching monetary 12 months.

published in , March 17th, 2019