PM to inaugurate Peshawar Bus Rapid Transit today
ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan will inaugurate Peshawar Bus Rapid Transit on Thursday.
This was stated by Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Mahmood Khan while talking to senior journalists about the mega project in Peshawar.
He said the BRT Peshawar would provide state of the art travelling facility to people at affordable fare in the provincial capital. The BRT project consists of a 27.5 kilometers main track with 31 stations.
According to the sources, the prime minister was given invitation to inaugurated the Peshawar BRT project. Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Chief Minister Mehmood Khan and others will accompany the premier.
Meanwhile, the distribution of one hundred thousand ‘Fare ZU Cards’ is also near to completion.
It is pertinent to mention here that the long-awaited project is being inaugurated on August 13 after six deadlines. The KP government has also announced the fares for the BRT service.
According to documentation, the minimum bus fare for Peshawar Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) will be Rs15 while a maximum fare of Rs 50 has been set by the provincial government.