The provincial government to inaugurate a large section of 50Km of the Swat Expressway today which helps cut down the journey time from Col Sher Khan interchange to the Katlang interchange to just 45 minutes.
50 kilometre-long section of the Expressway from Colonel Sher Khan Interchange to Katlang interchange will be opened for traffic today 21 May 2018. The remaining 30 kilometres of the Expressway is expected to be completed and opened by December 2018.
The government believes that more than 18,000 vehicles will pass from this route on a daily basis.
The government, in its statement, said that it hopes the expressway will prove to be a game-changer for the province, generating not only immediate benefits but will also provide tremendous prospects for development of transport, communication and tourism in the province.