Faisalabad Canal Expressway to be completed by December: Shahbaz

FAISALABAD: Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif says Faisalabad Canal Expressway will be completed by December this year.


He was talking to newsmen after inspecting the project today.

He said the 27-kilometer three-lane road will be constructed with 16 billion rupees, and it will link five tehsils of Faisalabad reducing travel to Lahore by 30 minutes.

Shahbaz Sharif said the project carries the significance of Economic Corridor for the people of Faisalabad in respect of giving boost to trade, industry, and business activities, and generating thousands of jobs.

The Chief Minister also visited Faisalabad Agriculture University where he laid foundation stone of a girls hostel.