CDA submits PC-1 of six mega projects
Islamabad: According to the news sources, the Capital Development Authority (CDA) has submitted PC-1 of six mega projects including five interchanges, to the Ministry of Interior for funding under the Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP) after evaluation and approval from technical committee.
The PC-1 has been designed and finalized on the directives of the government to facilitate the residents of the capital city. The projects are designed to deal with future traffic challenges and further expand the road network in Islamabad. The PC-1s are of vital importance for the city and this is why they have been submitted to the Ministry of Interior as the execution of these projects will help address the traffic interventions in the city. As per the feasibility, the execution of these projects will solve the traffic problems of the city for many decades.
The PC-Is which have been prepared and submitted, include PC-I amounting to PKR 1484.924 million for construction of an interchange at Kashmir Highway with the intersection of 11th Avenue, PC-I amounting to PKR 1484.924 million for construction of an interchange at Kashmir Highway with the intersection of 12th Avenue, PC-I amounting to PKR 11,000 million for construction of 10th Avenue including interchange, underpasses at 10th Avenue from IJP Road to Khayaban-e-Iqbal, PC-I amounting to PKR 2653.302 million for construction of an interchange at the intersection of 9th Avenue with IJP Road and PC-I amounting to PKR 1924.312 million for the grade-separated facility at the intersection of 7th Avenue with Kashmir Highway.
It should be noted here that PC-1 amounting PKR 612.252 million for the development of Blue Area G-9/F-9 has also been forwarded to the MOI for consideration.