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Travelling from Sialkot to Lahore will now take 41 minutes

SAMAA | - Posted: Jul 17, 2019 | Last Updated: 6 months ago
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Posted: Jul 17, 2019 | Last Updated: 6 months ago
Travelling from Sialkot to Lahore will now take 41 minutes

Travelling from Sialkot to Lahore will soon take just 41 minutes instead of the three hours it takes now.

The motorway being constructed between Sialkot and Lahore is in its final stages and is expected to be ready by August 31.

The Rs43 billion 51km motorway will have seven interchanges and four lanes.

Deputy Commissioner Bilal Haider said there are three sections of the motorway and the first and third sections are ready. It’ll take around a month to complete the middle section, he said, adding that they hope to open the road on August 31.

People are looking forward to the new motorway because they say it will help them a lot. Traders especially are hoping to use the new thoroughfare and say it will cut their travel time and expenses down.

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  1. Avatar
      kami  July 18, 2019 6:33 am/ Reply

    nawaz sharif zindabad we love you nawaz

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      Haseeb iqbal  July 18, 2019 11:18 am/ Reply

    Aslamo alakum it’s long awaited this project to finish indeed it’ll help time and fuel as well money saving for all lavel of peopel in society.Its good addition of infrastructure i hole the sied road services are also under consideration like civil defence and security rescue.,should also consider recovre services for broken down wheacls which is very rare in Pakistan on moterways should people be incoureged to take part in theas services with colabration of highway authority and highway police for provieding basic and alocating vitel poients along the moterways and invite private sector to participate and provide this service.Its equal importance as any patrol station or any restaurant to be on sied way along any highway. Keep up the good work we all owe this to our nation and Mother land which is equally belongs to all of us. Pakistan Paindabad. Bless u all walakum asalam

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      Farooq  July 19, 2019 7:03 am/ Reply

    Great work by the previous govt. to boom the trade of Sialkot. This motorway not only save travelling expences but also save time and reduce the ratio of accidents.

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      Sam  July 19, 2019 9:31 am/ Reply

    Nawaz Sharif -Zindabad

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      Talha  July 19, 2019 1:05 pm/ Reply

    The working near pasror road is very slow..and due to rain passengers suffers alot.humbly request to the authorities to finish it in announced time.

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      Fiza  July 19, 2019 2:00 pm/ Reply

    This is good because it save time if you have family to see in Lahore

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      Hamid  July 22, 2019 11:46 am/ Reply

    Apparently it seems very difficult to open for traffic by end of August 2019 as a lot of work is pending of Interchanges. Anyhow it is very good project and Authorities should pursue for earliest completion.

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      Rana  July 22, 2019 12:48 pm/ Reply

    Its link at Lahore is to be through Eastern by-pass.
    Will Lahore’s eastern by-pass be also functional by August 2019 ?

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      Arshad Javed Sandal  July 22, 2019 6:20 pm/ Reply

    Sialkot-Lahore Motorway project was designed by Sialkot Chamber Chamber of Commerce almost in 2000 as a part of Millaneum century, approval by General Pervaiz .Musharaf President of Pakistan and construction started by Ch. Pervaiz Elahi CM Punjab. 99% percent by Nawaz Sharif govt and now final inauguration by IK govt.
    This is a golden project for people of Sialkot and other district to transport fresh vegetables. Wheat and Rice. Best cultivation in the world. Traders and B2B will facilitate themselves.

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      Graana  July 24, 2019 11:23 am/ Reply

     The travel time from Sialkot to Lahore will soon be reduced from three hours to 41 minutes, as the motorway reportedly is in its final stages and is to be completed by August 31.
    real estate

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      JAHAN ZEB  July 29, 2019 1:41 pm/ Reply

    PRICE LESS GIFT FOR THE PEOPLE OF SIALKOT AND LAHORE ……. THUMBS UP FOR FWO AND NHA AS WELL !

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      Zain ul Abideen  September 13, 2019 5:44 pm/ Reply

    How you could say that travel time reduced from three hour to 41 mints? it will take 1 hour to reach Sialkot interchange @lahore from house then when we arrived at Daska interchange 20 kms remaining more to Sialkot city mid, it will take 25 to 30 mints more to reach, so its mean 2:15 mints will required from mid of Lahore to mid of Sialkot.

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      rugby world cup 2019 live  September 30, 2019 2:20 pm/ Reply

    still waiting…

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      Blue World City  January 22, 2020 1:22 pm/ Reply

    A very good initiative by ex-government, it will really save our travelling time and fuel expense too.
    Motorway M2 that is located near Blue World City is also very good.
    By the Way Good Job by Govt.

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