Karachi, April 07, 2014 (PPI-OT): The local authorities in collaboration with Traffic Police and Transport and Communication Department, KMC have planned to revamp the Saddar area by taking management and administrative measures with the objectives to relieve traffic congestion in the whole area.
In the first phase of the project, the public transport routes were amended with effect from 8th April 2014. Various public transport routes including route number 1-D, 1-E, 1-L, 4-H, 11-C, 17-I, 19-D, 20, X-3, X-9, X-10, X-17, Z-2, U-1, H-2, Mashriq Coach, F-5, Y-2, 17, 17-H, 17-J, 17-K, 61-A, U, U-4, D-6, 9-C, D-3, 16, C-2, C-1, 2D, 2-K, 4-K, 4-L, 4-M, 5-C, 6, G-3, 9-A, D, Y, UTS-12, 44-A, 15-A, 1-C, X-2 have been amended according to plan.
Administrator Karachi Rauf Akhtar Farooqui has said to the business community, transporters and citizens to cooperate with the local authorities in the implementation of new traffic rerouting plan for Saddar area.
He said this project was aimed at bringing improvement in the overall traffic system in the Saddar area and to provide better facilities to people in the densely populated commercial hub of the city.
For more information, contact:
Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC)
City District Government Complex, 1st Floor, Civic Centre,
Tel: +9221 9923 2400 -01
Fax: +9221 9923 2406