Lahore : Chief Minister Punjab Shahbaz Sharif has inaugurated Punjab’s longest underpass “Beijing Underpass”. CM visited the underpass and inspected it. The 1.3 km long underpass has been completed in a short period of 125 days.
With the opening of Beijing Underpass today, Lahore Canal Road from Thokar to Harbanspura becomes totally signal-free.
Significantly reducing vehicular emissions because of traffic jams.
The Beijing Underpass is of height 5.1 meters through which any kind of traffic can pass and 2.5 lac vehicles will pass through it daily besides completion of this project has provided signal free Canal road from Thokar Naiz Baig to HerbansPura.
CM said that the Pakistan’s largest underpass has been named as Beijing Underpass and this project is a notable memorandum of Pakistan-China friendship also we have China’s Consulate General, Long Ding Bin among us today.
He said that Beijing Underpass is actually a bridge for the relations of Lahore and Beijing. He said that Pakistan and China cherish perpetual friendship and we are grateful to China’s leadership and people for giving us the striking gift of Pak-China Economic Corridor as this gift expresses their love for Pakistani people and we are proud of it.