Islamabad (Web Desk): Prime Minister Imran Khan will perform the groundbreaking of Karachi Circular Railway (KCR) project worth Rs 20.7 billion today (Monday).
During a day-long visit to Karachi, the premier will hold meetings with different people and groups and will be briefed on the progress of the development projects in the city. The PM will also address a ceremony on the occasion.
According to the Radio Pakistan, in line with the vision of the federal government to modernize the public transport in Karachi, the circular railway is not only being rehabilitated but also being expanded and modernized.
The thirty stations of modern circular railway will link residential, industrial and office areas. This will not only reduce the flow of traffic in Karachi but also facilitate the passengers.
Electric trains are also part of this project which will help reduce pollution.