Karachi: According to a recent news report, for Karachi, the Sindh government has declared 20 mega projects worth Rs. 5.78 billion. Flyovers, underpasses, and stormwater drains are examples. In a meeting, CM Murad Ali Shah said, “I want to improve the Karachi Development Authority by providing them a bailout package and a roadmap worth more energy and money.”
Murad directed Local Government Minister Syed Nasir Shah to beautify the underpass and open the road connecting Khaliquzzaman Road to Sunset Boulevard by bulldozing the buildings that had been built along the way. Funds for the building’s tenants and shopkeepers have also been announced.
Here are other projects in the scheme:
- Improvement of Karachi zoo
- The road from Tank Chowrangi to Super Highway via Thado Dam
- Tipu Sultan flyover
- Hyder Ali Road underpass
- Tariq Road underpass
- Reconstruction of Stadium Road
- Rehabilitation of the roads surrounding Lea Market
- Landhi road
- Korangi 2 and 5 roads
- Bridge over Orangi nullah
- Water pipeline from Habib Bank to Pump 3
Other projects that are under construction include a stormwater drain from Star Gate to Chakora Nullah and the road from Jam Sadiq Bridge to Dawood Chowrangi. Traffic signals and indication boards are being fixed and beautification work of Mai Kolachi Road from MT Khan Road to Punjab Chowrangi has started.