Proposal to lay Havelian-Khunjrab railway line under consideration


ISLAMABAD, April 25 (APP): A proposal to lay railway line
between from Havelian to Khunjrab (Pak-China border) is under consideration as part of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).
According to official documents, the length of the proposed
is approximately 682 kilometres. The estimated cost of the
project as per pre-feasibility study carried in 2007-2008 is
$10.5 billion. However, the actual cost will be worked out after the detailed feasibility study and design of the project.
The project is likely to commence upon finalization of the
feasibility study and approval of PC-I.