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PM to inaugurate Karachi’s Green Line BRT On Friday

Islamabad: Prime Minister Imran Khan will inaugurate Karachi’s first modern transport system, green line BRT, on Friday.

This was announced by Minister for Planning and Development Asad Umar in a tweet on Sunday

The minister earlier in the day announced that the commercial operation of the Green Line bus project will begin from December 25.

Karachi’s Green Line BRT project with intersections is 24 km long which includes 12.7 km elevated, 10.9 km at grade, and 422 meters underground, and has 25 stations.

The phase-II common corridor from Gurumandir up to Municipal Park with a length of 2.5 km has two underpasses at M.A Jinnah Road.

The state-of-art underground bus terminal with a parking facility and the commercial mezzanine floor was also constructed at Numaish intersection.

The construction work on Phase-I of the project was started in 2016.