Provincial Minister for Information, Transport and Mass Transit Sharjeel Inam Memon has announced the launch of a new route for the People’s Intra-District Bus Service. Buses will start it’s operation on the new route from today (Wednesday).
The new route will start from 5 Star Chowrangi via KDA Chowrangi, Nazimabad Eid Gah, Liaquatabad 10, Essa Nagri, Civic Centre, National Stadium, Karsaz, Nursery , FTC building, Korangi Road , KPT Interchange and will end at Shaan Chowrangi.
Provincial Minister Sharjeel Inam Memon made this announcement while presiding over a meeting on People’s Bus Service Project at his office on Tuesday. Secretary Transport Abdul Haleem Sheikh, Project Director National Radio Transmission Company (NRTC) Sohaib Shafiq, Assistant Director Legal SMTA Basheer Hussain and others also attended the meeting.
The provincial minister also directed to conduct survey for Route No. 11 comprising the areas of Boat Basin, US Consulate, Maripur, Keamari and Lyari.
Further, Sharjeel Inam Memon sought progress report on the new routes within couple of days.
He added that Pakistan People’s Party is working to modernize the public transport system in Karachi. After the completion of BRTs and People’s Inter-District Bus Service project, the long-standing transport problem of the citizens of Karachi will be resolved.