KKH to be opened for one-way traffic by April 15: NA told

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ISLAMABAD, Apr 14 (APP): Minister for Climate Change Zahid Hamid Thursday told the National Assembly that hopefully Karakoram Highway (KKH) would be opened for one-way traffic by April 15.

He was responding to a point of order of Leader of the
Opposition Syed Khursheed Shah regarding shortage of food items and miseries of people of Gilgit Baltistan following the closure of KKH after recent rains.

He said there were 200 landslides on the KKH due to the recent rains which were cleared while work was in progress on two block areas of Dasu and Khayal and it would also be cleared for one-way traffic within two days.