Minister for Communications, Murad Saeed has informed the Senate that the audit of Motorway rest areas, interchanges and right of way has been completed and the figures will be shared in the Upper House soon.
The Federal Minister also said that a comprehensive road safety policy is being formulated. Answering questions in the Parliament, Murad Saeed said that National Highway Authority’s business plan has also been completed and advertised in different dailies.
Talking about the facilities available at the National Transport Research Center, he asserted that the previous two governments had failed to utilize them to their full potential.
Regarding periodic maintenance of Motorways, he told Senate that asphalt carpeting of road from Dilsora to Makhi Adda has also been completed. He further added that the road section is open for traffic.
MultiCell Box Culvert/Bridge tender for N-50 near Muslim Bagh Boys College (City Portion) is under process and the execution phase will start soon, he further told the Senate.